At Play Therapy from Munster Technological University students also have to consider time involved in Personal Therapy, time for Professional Supervision, and academic study for course assignments. Years 1 and 2 (60 credits) will include a clinical training in Play Therapy. Students will study modules which will be experiential and theoretical. They will undertake placements in both years and will require external supervision from MTU approved supervisors, to be paid separately from the course fees.
- Private practice as a Clinical Play Therapist
- Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services within the HSE
- Play Therapist within the school setting / early years setting
- Play Therapist within the homeless services
- Play Therapist in community projects and Family Resource Centres
- Expert witness in court proceedings
- Play and Creative Expression
- Interpersonal Neurobiology
- Family Contexts in PlayTherapy
- Advanced PlayTherapy Practice
- Sand and Art in Play Therapy
- Play Therapy Processes
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesPsychology Counselling Psychology View 3 other Masters in Counselling Psychology in Ireland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- The entry requirement is a Level 8 Honours degree (H2.2) or higher, in one of the following areas: Counselling/Psychotherapy, Early Years Education, Occupational Therapy, Primary Education, Psychiatry, Psychology, Psychiatric Nursing, Social Care, Social Work, Special Needs Education or a cognate discipline.
- Applicants must be over 23 years old at the time of entry to the programme and have at least two years post qualifying experience of working with children. College placement hours are not considered as post qualifying experience.
- Applicants will be shortlisted to attend for interview based on their online applications.
International13500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13500 EUR per year during 36 months.
EU/EEA2300 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2300 EUR per year during 36 months.
Living costs for Cork
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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