MSc Personality Disorder (Practice Development)


University of Central Lancashire    School of Nursing

Part time September MSc 3 years part-time Award winner
Nursing & Health (27) Psychology (31)

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Are you interested in deepening your understanding of personality disorder and enhancing your practice in mental health? Look no further than our innovative Personality Disorder (Practice Development) programme. Designed to equip mental health professionals with the knowledge and skills to excel in this complex field, our MSc/PGDip courses offer a part-time study option, allowing you to balance your studies with your full-time work commitments. With modules covering topics such as classification, assessment, risk management, and therapeutic interventions, you'll develop evidence-based practice and become a leader in service development. Entry requirements include a recognized British degree or equivalent, along with experience working with individuals with personality disorders. Join us on this transformative journey and make a difference in contemporary mental health practice.

About the course

Our innovative Personality Disorder programmes shed light on a complex area for the mental health professional. You’ll enhance your understanding and practice and be able to provide leadership in the development and planning of services to benefit users.

The course responds to national policy developments and explores current thinking around personality disorder. The course is relevant to a range of professionals (i.e. nursing, psychiatry, probation, social work, and occupational therapy) who work with this client group, and will encourage students to challenge their own, and others thinking about this diagnosis.

This course is based in the School of Nursing and Midwifery. For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information.

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Entry Requirements

A recognised British first degree or its equivalent, or a BTEC Higher Diploma / Certificate.

It is also expected that students will be working with individuals identified as experiencing personality disorder.


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