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The main goal of the master program in Clinical and Health Psychology is to provide advanced training in this area of expertise, developing significant theoretical, professional and research skills. The master program prepare students for clinical and health psychology practice, providing strong training in clinical and health assessment, cognitive behavioral and psychodynamic therapies, health promotion programs among other disciplines. Simultaneously, students are also prepared for scientific research, through intensive training in theoretical as well as methodological aspects of the Clinical and Health Psychology domain. The master in Clinical and Health Psychology contributes to the development of the scientific skills necessary for the 3rd cycle training in Psychology (PhD level).
Duration: 2 years
1st curricular year – 1st semester
CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY ASSESSMENT
ADVANCED RESEARCH METHODS
COGNITIVE BEHAVIORAL MODELS
1st curricular year – 2nd semester
HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY ASSESSMENT AND INTERVENTION
COGNITIVE BEHAVIORAL THERAPIES
2nd curricular year - annual
Currently, the career opportunities for clinical and health psychologists are: Public and particular hospitals, health centers; associations and particular health or social agencies; city councils; community centers and liberal profession.
Faculty of Human and Social Sciences of the University of Algarve
Edifício 1 - Campus de Gambelas - 8005-139 Faro - Portugal
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