Addiction Counselling & Psychotherapy

PCI College


Course Name Addiction Counselling & Psychotherapy
Course Provider PCI College
Course Code 99371 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Middlesex University None
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Attendance Options Part time, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Clondalkin, Belfast, Limerick City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Start Date: 22nd September 2018
Application Date Application Deadline: 25th August 2018
Duration Two years (24 months) part-time. The course will take place at weekends Saturday & Sunday, approx. 1 weekend per month from October to June) and the full provisional timetable will be available shortly.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry Requirements:
Applicants are required to hold a relevant honours degree (Level 7 NFQ or equivalent; Final grade 2.2 or above) in Counselling & Psychotherapy, Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Social Care or equivalent.

Applicants who do ...

Number of Places There are a limited number of places available (18).
Interview Yes

Dublin - High Park Campus, Grace Park Road, Drumcondra, Dublin 9
Limerick - Mary Immaculate College, South Circular Road, Limerick

Award: Middlesex University MSc Addiction Counselling & Psychotherapy

Level: Level 7 FHEQ (C...

Course Content

Expand+MSc Addiction Counselling & Psychotherapy

Validated by Middlesex University.

This programme is designed to provide students with the skills and approaches to work effectively with addiction and gain a Masters Qualification.

This course is in...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Each module is 30 hours duration:

Year 1:
• Theories of Addictive Behaviour: History & Current Situation
• Generic & Specific Therapy Skills for Addiction
• Drugs of Abuse: Biological, Psychological & Social Aspects
• The Motivational Intervi...

Assessment Method Written and practical assignments
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+There is an ever increasing demand for addiction services and the demand in the public sector in particular far outstrips the available resources. There are many current and future job opportunities within the public sector – particularly in the area...

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