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Katy Emerson known as Katy

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PgDip Psychological Interventions (CBT) – University of Surrey
MSc Psychology and Counselling – Manchester Metropolitan University
PgCert Advanced Practice Interventions in Mental Health – University of Manchester
BSc Psychology – University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne


Katy Emerson is Joint Course Lead, leading on Year 2 and Module Lead for CBP2 Problem Specific Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy. Katy is a BABCP accredited CBT therapist and joined the teaching staff at USW in July 2018. Prior to working within the University Katy was a CBT Therapist within a local Primary Care Mental Health Support Service (PCMHSS) and also previously worked within IAPT as a High Intensity Therapist and Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (PWP). Katy has a specialist interest in Compassion-Focused approaches.


British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP)

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