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Field of Study

Clinical Psychology

Graduate Diploma in Psychological Practice

Through this specialisation, you'll learn how to use evidence-based approaches to assessment and intervention to help people enhance their functioning and reduce psychological distress.

This includes the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of a wide range of issues. These include anxiety, depression, substance abuse, adjustment to physical illness, learning difficulties, and couple, parenting and family problems.

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What you'll study

At UQ, subjects are called 'courses'. Here's a sample of the courses you could study:

  • Clinical psychopathology
  • Evidence-based psychotherapies
  • Advanced clinical health psychology
  • Applied gerontology

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