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Professional training

The 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

Find out more about the training programmes on offer for practicing psychiatrists and those looking to move into this medical specialty. 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.

Centre for Team Based Practice & Learning in Health Care

The Centre for Team Based 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 Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) offers a free, one-week summer school in the heart of South London. It aims to inspire and enthuse those considering a career in psychiatry, and provide an insight into the innovative, exciting and rewarding field of clinical and academic psychiatry.

Application is now open: the deadline is 31/03/2020

To read more and find out about the application process visit the IoPPN Sumer School page.

Visiting Schemes for undergraduates

The IoPPN has opportunities to host undergraduate students from other universities seeking periods of experience in a research environment with access to research facilities.

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