MSc Personality Disorder (Research)


University of Central Lancashire    School of Nursing

Part time September MSc 3 years part-time Award winner
Psychology (31)

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The Personality Disorder (Research) programme is designed for mental health professionals seeking to enhance their understanding and practice in this complex field. With a focus on developing advanced practitioners and leaders, this innovative course covers key topics such as classification, assessment, risk management, therapeutic interventions, and research methods. The programme offers a part-time study option, allowing for flexible learning, and can be completed within 3-5 years. To be eligible, applicants should hold a recognized British degree or equivalent, or a BTEC Higher Diploma/Certificate, and should be working with individuals diagnosed with personality disorders. Join us to advance your knowledge and contribute to evidence-based practice in this important area.

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 gain skills that will support your leadership of 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.

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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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Where is University of Central Lancashire
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