Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Anxiety Disorders

12 months
5700 GBP/year
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Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Anxiety Disorders from Newcastle University is offered to patients affected by psychological disorders. Its main focus is on the treatment of anxiety disorders.


Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Anxiety Disorders from Newcastle University offers CBT practitioner-level training designed for healthcare and related professionals. You may have already completed introductory and/or intermediate CBT training (or equal to). You may also have some supervised experience in providing CBT.

The course enables you to develop competency in CBT for anxiety disorders. You'll become a skilled practitioner in this therapeutic approach.


Our Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Anxiety Disorders PGCert produces psychological therapists who are competent in the practice of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • CBT
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Anxiety Disorders
  • CBT for Depression 
  • Professional Practice
  • Primary Care Applications
  • Specialist Applications

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • have entry qualifications that follow the criteria specified in the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy (BABCP) Minimum Training Standards used to specify CBT practitioner accreditation in the UK. 
  • You should be a graduate with an approved basic professional qualification in a mental health or related profession; be registered with a professional regulatory body, and have undertaken a minimum period of two years post-qualification training and experience or
  • are a graduate in a relevant discipline with experience that meets BABCP Minimum Training Standards whose prior qualifications, training and experience are equivalent to an approved basic professional qualification in a mental health profession
  • are in stable employment and have your employer's support to
  • attend the teaching programme,
  • and treat appropriate patients using CBT for the training purposes of the programme

Tuition Fee

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  • National

    5700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5700 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Newcastle upon Tyne

560 - 991 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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