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Person-Centred Practice (Mental Health and Wellbeing)

Queen Margaret University

12 months
14500 GBP/year
5500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Therecently developed innovative MSc/ PgDip/ PgCert Person-Centred Practice (Mental Health and Wellbeing) at the Queen Margaret University with a suite of course routes which place the values of person-centredness at their core. 


These routes offer practitioners the opportunity to build upon their experience and develop an understanding of the knowledge and evidence that positively contributes to the health and wellbeing of persons, groups and populations.

The framework enables you to study the route which best meets your professional background and future aspirations. It will appeal to a wide range of health professionals.

Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Registered Nurses already working in, or wishing to work in, the community can undertake a specified group of modules that allows them to achieve a community qualification or registration recognised by the NMC in District Nursing, Health Visiting or School Nursing.

The MSc/ PgDip/ PgCert Person-Centred Practice (Mental Health and Wellbeing) at the Queen Margaret University is for a broad range of health and welfare workers who wish to employ mental health assessment and intervention skills with patients, or clients, in differing acute and community settings.


Graduates have taken up advanced specialist practice and leadership roles within their specialist field of practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding and Responding to Mental Distress and Illness 
  • Application of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Informed Practice
  • Applying Interpersonal Therapy Informed Practice
  • Risk and Resilience/Developing Professional Practice
  • Theory and Practice of Person-Centred Health and Social Care 
  • Leading Professional Practice 
  • Making Judgements and Decisions in Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

None for MSc/PgDip routes, but May for PgDip NMC qualifications.


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates will normally be graduates with evidence of relevant recent academic study.
  • Interview: Interviews will take place in collaboration with partner Health Boards.
  • Criminal Records Check: For students undertaking NMC approved qualifications a satisfactory criminal records check will be required. Compliance with the terms of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and mental health legislation for clinical placement and employability in statutory services, for work with children and in other sensitive areas of employment.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5500 GBP per year during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Person-Centred Practice (Mental Health and Wellbeing)
Queen Margaret University


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