Psychological Wellbeing - Level 7 - 7MH502

About this module

This module will give you the opportunity to experience and evaluate these psychological interventions:

  • Cognitive-behavioural Psychotherapy (CBT)
  • Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
  • Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

The module enables you to build resilience and to explore personal themes to create an individual plan to develop and flourish in ever evolving health and social care settings.

The content is based around these themes:

  • Evaluating theoretical psychological models of wellbeing
  • Reflecting upon and evaluating the application of the psychological interventions in health and social care setting
  • Assessment of the interventions in relation to building resilience.

Learning Beyond Registration

Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) is a vital part of developing competent, capable health service practitioners prepared to deliver a dynamic, flexible, quality, client-focused service. If you're employed by the NHS in the East Midlands then you may be eligible for fee-free access to our LBR modules and/or programmes. You'll need to supply evidence of approval from your line manager and Trust Education Lead when you apply.

Find out more about LBR at Find out more at www.derby.ac.uk/lbr.

Continuing Professional Development

CPD is a core element of every health and social care professional's development journey. We have CPD modules at undergraduate and postgraduate levels (levels 6 and 7), which have all been tailored to meet the needs of practitioners and managers working within the health and social care sectors. We have modules to suit nurses, occupational therapists, hand therapists, radiographers, psychotherapists, and those working within complementary therapies.

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Which professions is this module aimed at? All Health and Social Care Professionals

Course code: - Module code: 7MH502

Start dates are usually: Start dates are usually: January in Derby, January and April in Chesterfield

Module level: Level 7

Module credits: 20 credits

Learning outcomes

On successful completion you will be able to:

  1. Critically appraise the literature appertaining to psychological therapies with a focus on building individual resilience in the workplace and increasing compassion.
  2. Demonstrate an ability to conceptualise personal, workplace and service user challenges, whilst examining socio-cultural, socio-economic and operational constraints within the workplace.
  3. Demonstrate a critical, analytical and research-based approach to developing a strategic personal plan which includes the workplace and the service user.

Fees and finance

Studying via LBR

If you're employed by the NHS in the East Midlands you may be eligible for fee-free access to out LBR modules. You'll need to supply evidence of approval from your line manager and Trust Education Lead when you apply. Find out more at www.derby.ac.uk/lbr

Self-funded CPD

If you're self-funding, then the team you need to contact depends upon how you wish to study. Some modules are available online whereas others are studied on campus, through distance learning or a mixture of the two.

Where will I study?

You'll study for this course at our Derby or Chesterfield campus.

Contact details

To find out more about studying this module through the LBR scheme, please contact the LBR team:

T: +44 (0)1332 591992
E: lbr@derby.ac.uk

Or visit www.derby.ac.uk/lbr

For campus, blended or distance learning modules please contact the College of Health and Social care team:

T: +44 (0)1332 591703
E: hsc@derby.ac.uk