The Young Psychologist Programme

The Young Psychologist Programme

London • Ages 15-18

25th January 2020
University College, London (UCL)

Please note that the programme on 8th December is now full. You can book for our next identical programme, taking place on 25th January 2020.

The Young Psychologist Programme takes students aged 15-18 on an immersive exploration through the inner workings of the human mind. You will take part in a series of interactive simulations, seminars and Q&A sessions under the guidance of successful psychologists from some of the profession’s most interesting areas: clinical, experimental, forensic and business psychology.

The programme includes an opportunity for you to monitor brain activity using an EEG as well as assess the psychological state of a criminal about to stand trial.

Attendance will give you a strong edge over other aspiring psychologists in the race for the best jobs and a ‘gold star’ experience to add to your UCAS application.

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HIGHLIGHTS
 

    A 360-Degree Experience of Psychology:

    • Expert psychologists will coach you through live, interactive simulations, including: 
    • Analysing EEGs for patients with a variety of mental disorders
    • Advising police during a live hostage negotiation
    • Design psychological experiments 
    • Deploying psychological techniques to win the "hearts and minds" of consumers

    Career Coaching for Future Psychologists:

    • You will be trained on how to fulfil your career ambitions in Psychology
    • An action plan of how to gain get to the top, starting now
    • Coaching by experts on A-level/IB, university and degree choices; extra-curricular activities; work experience; application and interview techniques

        Meet Top Psychologists:

        • Q&A time with a panel of high-ranking psychologists to ask all your burning questions
        • Psychologists from the following areas of expertise: clinical, experimental, forensic and business
        • Unlimited lifetime access to our depth of expertise. Students can contact us for further advice at any time

          Boost Your UCAS Form and CV:

          • Attendance demonstrates you’ve gained key skills such as teamwork, problem-solving, research, communication, and real-life application of theoretical concepts
          • Complete the online assessment after the programme and receive a personalised certificate to include in your applications

             

            Programme Fee

            £135.00/student. If 2 or more places are booked students receive a 10% discount. Enter code GROUP10 at checkout to benefit from this.

            For a full list of terms and conditions, please click here.

              TIMETABLE
              Programme Timetable*
              10.30am The World of a Psychologist - Psychology as an understanding of human experience
              - Psychology and its various disciplines
              - The pressure and expectations
              10.45am The Clinical Psychologist - Coaching by Clinical Psychologists on how to effectively connect with your patients during therapy
              - Analyse psychological conditions using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
              - Recommend the best treatment plan for your patient
              11.45am The Experimental Psychologist - Monitor brain waves during a live demonstration of an EEG
              - Analyse patients’ abnormal EEGs
              - Design your own psychological experiment using EEG to research the human mind
              12.15pm The Business Psychologist - Learn how blue-chip companies deploy psychological techniques to win your business
              - Assess the habits and desires of a business’s customer base
              - Devise a winning brand and marketing strategy
              1.00pm Lunch Break
              2.00pm The Forensic Psychologist - Assess the psychological state of a murderer in a criminal law trial
              - Advise the police during a live hostage negotiation
              - Coaching by Forensic Psychologists on how to serve as an expert witness in court
              4.00pm Career Coaching – How To Become A Top Psychologist - Your path to becoming a successful psychologist, starting now
              - A-level/IB, university & subject choices
              - How to get the most impressive work experience
              - Powerful cover letters/CVs and applications
              - Interview techniques
              - Building a strong network of contacts
              4.45pm Panel Discussion - Live panel Q&A with psychologists from various disciplines
              - All your burning questions answered
              - Make valuable contacts
              5.30pm Close

              *exact programme format subject to change without notice.

              Venue

              Programme Location

              University College, London (UCL)
              The Cruciform Building
              Gower Street
              London
              WC1E 6BT

              Click here to see a map

              WHO CAN ATTEND?

              This programme is for students aged 15-18 who have the passion and ambition to both learn about this career, and start boosting their UCAS/college applications & CVs. If you are a student who is slightly older or younger than our guidelines, then please do get in touch with us to discuss your specific situation.


              There is no application process, and you can secure your place simply by clicking “Register Now”. We operate on a first-come first-served basis and programme places are limited; we are usually full a couple of months in advance of the programme date. No prior knowledge or experience is required to join this programme as we build your knowledge from the basics up to more advanced concepts.

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              We exist to give students a life-changing experience. We are proud to report that we have an overall rating of 4.8 out of 5 on Google Reviews. Our Google reviews can be read in full here, and some highlights are below.

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