UCL Doctorate In Clinical Psychology


Section 32 - Sources of Personal and Professional Support

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While training is usually an exciting and stimulating experience, it can also be challenging and sometimes stressful.

This section sets out:

  • trainee wellbeing and supporting and valuing lived experience of mental health difficulties in training (see Appendix 1)
  • sources of support offered by the course
  • sources of support offered by UCL


       - support for trainees with disabilities

       - student counselling service

  • the 'Personal Advisor Scheme'
  • specific support systems for:

      - LGBT trainees

      - Black and Ethnic Minority trainees

      - Trainees who are parents or carers

  • potential sources of psychological therapy for trainees