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Psychologists play a fundamental role in healthcare when it comes to improving people's physical, mental and social wellbeing. Today they are an essential component in resolving different psychological disorders. 

This Postgraduate Certificate provides extensive knowledge in advanced models and techniques in assessment, diagnosis and psychological intervention in this field of health. For this, you will have a teaching faculty that stands out for its extensive professional experience in the different areas in which psychology has developed and in different sectors of the population. 

Throughout this specialization, the student will go through all the current approaches in the work carried out by health psychologists.  The correct approach to psychological assessments and interviews; the implementation of psychological techniques for stress prevention or the assimilation of the different phases of the research process in Psychology. There will be some of the many topics of work and study that students will be able to integrate into their training with this comprehensive program.  

We will not only take you through the theoretical knowledge we offer, but we will introduce you to another way of studying and learning, one which is simpler, more organic and more efficient. We will work to keep you motivated and to develop your passion for learning, helping you to think and develop critical thinking skills.  

A high-level step that will become a process of improvement, not only on a professional level, but also on a personal level.  

A training program created for professionals who aspire for excellence, and that will enable you to acquire new skills and strategies easily and effectively"

This Postgraduate Certificate in Assessing the Skills and Techniques of a General Health Psychologist has the most complete and up-to-date academic program on the market. The most important features of the program include: 

  • Developing 100 practical cases presented by experts in General Health Psychology
  • The graphic, schematic, and eminently practical contents with which they are created provide scientific and practical information on the disciplines that are essential for carrying out research
  • News and innovations on research in the different fields of psychology
  • Practical exercises where self-assessment can be used to improve learning.
  • Algorithm-based interactive learning system for decision-making in the situations that are presented to the student.
  • Special emphasis on research methodologies
  • Theoretical lessons, questions to the expert, debate forums on controversial topics, and individual reflection assignments
  • Content that is accessible from any fixed or portable device with an Internet connection

Access deep insights in Assessing the Skills and Techniques of a General Health Psychologist and its multiple implications, in a comprehensive Postgraduate Certificate designed to propel you to another professional level"   

It includes a very broad teaching staff made up of experts in psychology, who share their work experience in this training, as well as recognized specialists from leading communities and prestigious universities. 

The multimedia content, developed with the latest educational technology, will provide the professional with situated and contextual learning, i.e., a simulated environment that will provide an immersive training program designed to train in real situations. 

This program is designed around Problem Based Learning, where the student must try to solve the different professional practice situations that arise during the course. For this purpose, the professional will be assisted by an innovative interactive video system created by renowned and experienced research experts. 

Increase your confidence as a healthcare psychiatrist by updating your knowledge through this Postgraduate Certificate"


This Postgraduate Certificate marks the difference between a professional with a lot of knowledge, and a professional who knows how to apply it in their daily practice"


The structure of the contents has been designed by a team of professionals in Assessing the Skills and Techniques of a General Health Psychologist , who are conscious of the importance of up-to-date training in order to be able to deepen the area of knowledge and produce publications of academic quality. 


This Postgraduate Certificate in Assessing the Skills and Techniques of a General Health Psychologist has the most complete and up-to-date scientific program on the market” 

Module 1. Skills and Techniques of a General Health Psychologist  

1.1.    The Therapeutic Relationship and the Therapeutic Process 

1.1.1.     Therapeutic Process 
1.1.2.     Therapeutic Relationship

1.2.     Health Psychologist's Basic Skills and Competencies 

1.2.1.     Therapist’s Basic Skills
1.2.2.     Therapist Characteristics
1.2.3.     General Health Psychologist Skills 

1.3.      Listening Skills 

1.3.1.     Listening
1.3.2.     Listening Techniques

1.4.    Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication 

1.4.1.     Non-Verbal Communication
1.4.2.     Verbal Communication Techniques

1.5.    Obstacles and Feared Scenarios in the Therapeutic Process 

1.5.1.     Obstacles in Initiation and Assessment
1.5.2.     Obstacles in Implementing the Treatment 

1.6.     Most Frequent Errors Made by Psychologists 

1.6.1.     Risk of Dual Relationship
1.6.2.     Other Obstacles in the Therapeutic Process

1.7.     Psychotherapy and Therapeutic Components 

1.7.1.     Models in Psychotherapy
1.7.2.     Integration in Psychotherapy

1.8.     Contribution of Psychodynamic, Phenomenological-Existential, and Humanistic models. 

1.8.1.     Psychodynamic Models
1.8.2.     Phenomenological-Existential and Humanistic Models

1.9.    Behavioral Techniques 

1.9.1.     Relaxation Techniques
1.9.2.     Exposure Techniques
1.9.3.     Operant Techniques

1.10.     Cognitive Techniques 

1.10.1. Skill Training
1.10.2. Cognitive restructuring

1.11.     Third Generation Therapies 

1.11.1. Therapies Based on Mindfulness
1.11.2. Dialectical Behavior Therapy
1.11.3. Behavioral Activation Therapy
1.11.4. Functional Analytic Psychotherapy

1.12.     Group Intervention and Family Therapy 

1.12.1.     Group Intervention
1.12.2. Family Therapy

1.13.     Positive Psychology 

1.13.1. Positive Psychology: Concepts
1.13.2. Positive Psychology: Techniques

1.14.     Health Psychology  

1.14.1. Prevention and Health Promotion
1.14.2. Counseling


Our curriculum has been designed with teaching effectiveness in mind: so that you learn faster, more efficiently, and on a more permanent basis"