College of Life and Environmental Sciences - Postgraduate Online Open Day for Forensic Clinical Psychology Doctorate

Thursday 25 January 2024 (10:00-11:00)

Postgraduate Recruitment


Do you have an interest in Forensic Psychology or Clinical Psychology?  A large number of individuals within prison and probation settings have mental health problems. Those in forensic mental health settings require robust risk assessments to help inform release decisions. There is an increasing need in prisons and within the wider community for skills that draw upon both forensic and clinical disciplines. Our online open day will inspire you to to learn more about our Forensic Clinical Psychology Doctorate and the advantages this accredited course can offer you in the world psychology.  Join the College of Life and Environmental Sciences online between 10:00 - 11:00 on Thursday 25 January 2024 to find out more.

This course teaches trainees how to apply psychological theories, principles, knowledge, models and methods in an ethical and evidence based way to promote the wellbeing and effectiveness of individuals, families, groups, organisations and civil society, respecting the dignity and rights of both victims and offenders whilst remaining mindful of the need to protect the public from harm. It is accredited with both the HCPC and BPS to qualify individuals to work as both forensic and clinical psychologists within forensic mental health, clinical, penal and other forensic settings. 

There will also be sessions on admissions and accommodation so that you learn how to enhance your application and student experience when you come to Birmingham.