This program is only available for currently enrolled students. No new applications for admission will be accepted.
The Doctor of Clinical and Health Psychology is a professional qualification for those who wish to work as Clinical Psychologists or Health Psychologists. It aims to educate psychologists who can apply psychological research and methods to: the prevention and management of disease and mental disorder; the promotion and maintenance of (mental) health; the identification of psychological factors contributing to illness and disorder; and the improvement of the health care system and health policy. The program has been approved by the College of Clinical Psychologists and the College of Health Psychologists of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) for the purpose of determining eligibility for college membership.
This program is currently under review for AQF compliance, and is available only to students who commenced in the program prior to 2013. There will be no further intake to the program. Courses in the program will still be available for students currently enrolled in the program, until all students have met requirements to qualify for the degree.