UCL Doctorate In Clinical Psychology


The DClinPsy Training Handbook

Table of Contents

A brief introduction to the course

Course Organisation

Teaching Programme

Guidance On Setting Up The Placement

Procedures for Monitoring the Placement

Research requirements

Academic Assessments

Course Regulations and criteria for Passing and Failing each course component

Fitness to Practice procedures

Appeals, Grievances and Complaints

Trainee Development and Sources of Support

Course Tutor Role

Liaison with Service Users on the Course and Placement

Regulation and Registration: The Health Professions Council & the BPS

Trainee Administration

Terms and Conditions of Trainee Employment


Professional and Legal Standards and Guidance

a) Health and Care Professions Council (HPC)
b) British Psychological Society

Health and Safety at UCL

NHS Constitution

BPS and Clinical Psychology Training