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Professional training

The Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) offers a range of professional training opportunities to support your career development.

The Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

Our Doctorate in Clinical Psychology is the longest running DClinPsy course in the UK. The three year full-time Health Care Professions Council approved and BPS-accredited programme trains clinical psychologists who embody the scientist-practitioner ideal and will go on to become leaders in their field in the NHS.

Maudsley Training in Psychiatry

The Maudsley Training Programme offers a wide range of clinical posts and teaching methods, delivered by both academic and clinical trainers of a high calibre, giving you options to tailor your training experience to meet your individual needs. Find out more about the training programmes on offer for practicing psychiatrists and those looking to move into this medical specialty. 

Centre for Team Based Practice & Learning in Health Care

The Centre for Team Based Practice & Learning in Health Care aims to develop, coordinate and expand interprofessional, team-based practice and learning opportunities for clinicians and students pursuing health professional studies at King’s.

King's Professional Education

King’s professional education courses provide an exciting opportunity for professionals to benefit from an intellectually stimulating academic environment, forge international links, and develop the practical skills that will ensure you, your organisation, and your staff remain at the forefront of your sector.


Short courses

IoPPN Summer School

The IoPPN Summer School is a week-long event open to high-achieving, dedicated, and motivated medical students and foundation year doctors. The aim is to promote psychiatry to those who are wondering about a career in psychiatry, but have yet to make up their minds.

Applications are now closed for the 2024 year. 

Learn more about the Summer School on the Maudsley Training Programme website. 

Other ways to study



Take a look at the exciting courses in psychology and neuroscience at the IoPPN

Postgraduate taught

Postgraduate taught

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