A post for IAPT trainees and anyone who supports trainees. What are the challenges of the course, what helps and what to read before you start.
The Rock in the Hard Place: the IAPT standards
Nag has a go at the IAPT standards. It's a bit love/hate to be honest.
Chin Chin: the Sober October Special
The Sober October special: a rummage in the issues between IAPT and alcohol from a personal perspective. The longest post yet, pace yourself!
How to Build an Island (2): The Jenga Solution
NaG happy-rants about why CBT training might not be the answer to life, the universe and everything but integrated care could save the world.
How to Build an Island (1): IAPT Low Intensity Supervision
LIT supervision gets the notaguru treatment. This turned into a long one - grab a coffee before you start reading!
High Volume, Low Intensity, and Chaos
From the imagination of the PWP role into a low intensity CBT session; a look at what happens when theory encounters practice and how little you can rely on catchy mottoes to protect you.
The IAPT glossary Part 1: What’s in a name?
A guided tour of some IAPT specific language, accuracy not necessarily included!
Welcome! No one seems to be writing about being a PWP in IAPT services so I thought I'd give it a go. I am not a guru; this is just one very biased perspective on the whole thing...