Master's Degree in Psychology in Spain

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Psychology

A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and research.

Psychology is a diverse field that involves knowledge of human behavior and the mind. Research psychology conducts experiments to better understand personality and social behavior. Applied psychology uses the results of research to solve social problems.

Spain, officially the Kingdom of Spain, is a sovereign state and a member state of the European Union. It is located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. Spanish universities regulate access to their own degrees and they fix the academic fees. They can also offer unofficial postgraduate degrees. The capital city Madrid has possibly the largest number of bars per capita of any European city and a very active nightlife.

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Master's Degree In Psychology

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain A Coruña

Structure of the Study Common Module Mandatory Educational inclusion and psychopedagogical practice Counseling and professional development Motivation in educational contexts Learning and study strategies [+]

Best Masters in Psychology in Spain 2018. Structure of the Study Common Mandatory Module Educational inclusion and psychopedagogical practice Counseling and professional development Motivation in educational contexts Learning and study strategies Innovation-oriented research methodologies Study of needs and evaluation of programs Socio-educational policy and legislation Child and adolescent psychopathology Specialty Difficulties of learning and attention to diversity Specific needs for educational support and curricular adaptations Educational resources for attention to diversity Psychoeducational intervention in developmental disorders Psychopedagogic intervention in learning difficulties Design and interpretation of diagnostic tests Specialty School and socio-occupational guidance Mentoring, mentoring and coaching Professional orientation Design of training plans Psychopedagogical intervention in the family environment Training needs in the workplace Practicum External Practices (Practicum) Work End of Master Work End of Master [-]

Master's Degree In Applied Psychology

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain A Coruña

The objective of this degree is to provide postgraduate research training. The curriculum consists of 60 European credits and is designed to obtain the degree in an academic course (from October to July), although it is also foreseen that it can be studied part-time, simultaneously studying with work, in which case the Duration would be two courses. [+]

Introduction The objective of this degree is to provide postgraduate research training. The curriculum consists of 60 European credits and is designed to obtain the degree in an academic course (from October to July), although it is also foreseen that it can be studied part-time, simultaneously studying with work, in which case the Duration would be two courses. You can choose the specialties of "Health Psychology" or "Psychological intervention in educational contexts", which, in turn, have continuity in the respective doctorates to which they give access, allowing students to extend their training to the Obtaining doctor's degree. The classes are taught by faculty accredited doctor and teacher prestige researcher, in the afternoon to facilitate compatibility with work activity. Why study the degree The Master's Degree in Applied Psychology aims to deepen and offer specialization in: The functions, characteristics and limitations of the different theoretical models of Psychology. The basic laws of the different psychological processes. The main processes and stages of psychological development throughout the life cycle in its aspects of normality and abnormality. The biological foundations of human behavior and psychological functions. Early psychosocial functioning of groups and organizations. Research methods and data analysis techniques. The various methods of assessment, diagnosis and psychological treatment applied in different fields of psychology. Structure of the Study mandatory Learning. Cognition and behavior Psychology of Memory Applied Social Psychology Biopsychology Clinical health psychology Cognitive-behavioral self-regulation Documentation. Organization and presentation of research work Methods and techniques of information collection in applied psychology Psychological well-being... [-]

Master's Degree In Psychopedagogical Intervention In Formal And Non-formal Education Contexts

Universidad de La Laguna
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The Master's Degree in Psychopedagogical Intervention in Contexts of Formal and Non-Formal Education offers training oriented to academic and professional specialization. [+]

The Master's Degree in Psychopedagogical Intervention in Contexts of Formal and Non-Formal Education offers training oriented to academic and professional specialization.

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The Master's Degree in Psychopedagogical Intervention in contexts of formal and non-formal education offers a training oriented to academic and professional specialization. The justification of this title is determined by the need to specialize professionals who develop a psychopedagogical action of a preventive and formative (non-clinical) nature in the different services and programs that are being developed in formal and non-formal education contexts, supporting and advising institutions and various groups of students, parents and teachers in the achievement of their goals. Specifically, the aim is to train educational professionals competent in the psycho-educational field to intervene in educational and vocational guidance, attention to diversity and specific educational needs, advice on teaching and learning processes and their difficulties, prevention of school failure, counseling parents in educational work, etc. In addition, from this Master, the in-depth knowledge of planning and management of psychopedagogical services, guidance and psycho-pedagogical assessment models and the critical analysis of psychopedagogical intervention practices designed to improve the teaching and learning processes are deepened.... [-]


Health Master's Degree In General Psychology

Universidad de La Laguna
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2018 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The Degree in Psychology is the basic level of training that qualifies to practice as a Psychologist in Spain, and does not have by itself recognition as a health profession, therefore, its graduates can legally develop all psychological professional skills, except those that involve valuing and to intervene on health in the health field. [+]

The Degree in Psychology is the basic level of training that qualifies to practice as a Psychologist in Spain, and does not have by itself recognition as a health profession, therefore, its graduates can legally develop all psychological professional skills, except those that involve valuing and to intervene on health in the health field. These competences have already been framed in the General Public Health Law (BOE 33/2011) which stipulates that it is compulsory to take a postgraduate course in General Sanitary Psychology in order to be recognized as a General Sanitary Psychologist.

The seventh additional provision of said law, dated October 4, forms the profession of General Sanitary Psychologist as a regulated profession, the exercise of which requires possession of the corresponding official Master's degree, obtained, in this case, according to the provisions of the Article 15.4 of Royal Decree 1393/2007 of 29 October, in accordance with the conditions established in the Council of Ministers' Agreement of 31 May 2013, published in the Official State Gazette of 4 June 2013.... [-]


Health Master's Degree In General Psychology

Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2018 Spain Castellón

The main objective of this Master is to enable students to be competent professionals for the exercise of regulated health profession and health titled General psychologist. This preparation is inspired by scientific and professional approach, which assumes that a good professional preparation involves the acquisition of professional and research skills. [+]

Best Masters in Psychology in Spain 2018. The main objective of this Master is to enable students to be competent professionals for the exercise of regulated health profession and health titled General psychologist. This preparation is inspired by scientific and professional approach, which assumes that a good professional preparation involves the acquisition of professional and research skills. This is intended to enable students to acquire the knowledge, attitudes, skills and competencies necessary for the conduct of investigations, assessments and psychological interventions on aspects of behavior and activity of the persones that influence the promotion and improvement of overall health, provided that such activities do not require specialized by other health care professionals. Coordination: Cristina Botella Arbona and Soledad Quero Castilian. Department of Basic and Clinical Psychology and Psychobiology. UJI. Number of credits: 90 ECTS credits Duration: three semesters (October 2017 / July 2019) Mode: (October 2017 / July 2019) Language of teaching: Spanish Price: pending publication (2016: € 24.89 / credit) [-]

Master's Degree In Psychology Of Work, Organizations And Human Resources

Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)
Campus or Online Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Castellón

The goal is to prepare students in their classroom and distance learning, as competent professionals in psychology of work, organizations and human resources at the basic level (unsupervised). It combines professional and research orientation that allows access to doctoral studies. [+]

The goal is to prepare students in their classroom and distance learning, as competent professionals in psychology of work, organizations and human resources at the basic level (unsupervised). It combines professional and research orientation that allows access to doctoral studies. In addition, they are participating practitioners and researchers from recognized national and international prestige. It has the involvement of leading companies from an orientation inspired by the scientific and professional approach (ENOP) and R2P (Research to Practice), which assumes that a good professional preparation involves the acquisition of professional and research skills. Coordination: Isabel María Martínez Martínez and Susana Llorens Gumbau. Department of Psychology, Education, Social and Methodology. UJI. Number of credits: 60 ECTS credits Duration: one academic year (October 2017 / September 2018) Method: face / distance (October 2017 / September 2018) Language of teaching: Spanish Price: pending publication (2016: € 46.20 / credit) [-]

Master's Degree In Psychology

Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Castellón

The master's degree in educational psychology has been articulated around a series of transverse profile professional subjects and in two specialties of psychology intervention: a) special educational needs; b) educational improvement and inclusion. The response to diversity should be done from inclusive and intercultural educational models that provide strategies and skills to improve ... [+]

Best Masters in Psychology in Spain 2018. The master's degree in educational psychology has been articulated around a series of transverse profile professional subjects and in two specialties of psychology intervention: a) special educational needs; b) educational improvement and inclusion. The answer to diversity should be done from inclusive and intercultural education models that provide strategies and skills to improve the socio contexts, avoiding exclusion and inequality by encouraging the participation and autonomy, cooperative work and management of the living from the plurality and equality. Coordination: Sales Help Ciges. Education deparment. UJI. Number of credits: 60 ECTS credits Duration: one academic year (September 2017 / September 2018) Mode: (September 2017 / June 2018) Language of teaching: Spanish Price: pending publication (2016: € 46.20 / credit) [-]

Master's Degree in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy with Children and Adolescents

Universidad Pontificia Comillas
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Spain Madrid

This Master's Degree is professionally orientated, based on the real demand of psychologists specializing in cognitive behavioral therapy with children and adolescents. Psychologists who are qualified to work in the health sector with a current and top-quality perspective in addressing the problems of child mental health. [+]

Máster en Terapia Cognitivo-Conductual con niños y adolescentes Como consecuencia de la regulación de la profesión de Psicólogo General Sanitario (Disposición adicional séptima de la Ley General de Salud Pública ), los alumnos que desean ejercer la psicología en el ámbito sanitario o clínico deben cursar el Máster profesionalizante (MPGS) o bien especializarse a través de la vía de Psicólogo Especialista en Psicología Clínica (PIR). Ambas opciones ofrecen una formación completa y amplia en cuestiones generales de la profesión de psicólogo clínico o sanitario, pero son muchos los alumnos que desean además una preparación más específica y profunda en intervención terapéutica con niños y adolescentes. Admisión A quién se dirige Este programa se dirige a psicólogos que están cursando el título de Máster en Psicología General Sanitaria, así como a otros psicólogos que desean obtener una especialización en terapia cognitivo-conductuales con niños y adolescentes en sus respectivos contextos de trabajo, interesados en adquirir las habilidades y capacidades específicas para realizar un trabajo riguroso en el abordaje de los problemas de salud mental infanto-juvenil. Proceso de admisión y requisitos: Se requiere estar en posesión del título de licenciado o graduado en psicología o en medicina (habiendo obtenido en esa formación al menos 90 créditos de contenido sanitario) así como tener un buen expediente. Tras la presentación del impreso de admisión junto con la documentación requerida, se citará al candidato a una entrevista personal en la que se valorará la adecuación de su perfil a los requisitos necesarios para cursar en éxito... [-]

Master's Degree In Humanistic Psychotherapy And Experiential Psychotherapy Focused On Emotion

Universidad Pontificia Comillas
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Spain Madrid

This program psychologists who are pursuing the Master's Degree in Health General Psychology, as well as other psychologists or physicians who wish to obtain a specialization in humanistic psychotherapy in their work contexts, interested in a deeper understanding of human beings and their addresses being in the world. [+]

Best Masters in Psychology in Spain 2018. Master in Humanistic Psychotherapy Experiential Psychotherapy and Emotion Focused As a result of the regulation of the profession of Psychologist General Health, students who wish to practice psychology in health or clinical setting should take the professionalizing Master (MPGS) or specialize by way of Psychologist Specialist in Clinical Psychology (PIR ). Both routes offer a complete and extensive training on general issues of the profession of clinical or health psychologist, but many students also want a deeper specialization in models of humanistic psychotherapy. Moreover, Focused Psychotherapy Emotion is currently the head of humanistic psychotherapy internationally recognized. Therefore, the program is designed in line with the 3 levels of training provided by the team Lelsie Greenberg at York University Psychology Clinic, so that the basis for an internationally recognized training are based. Admission To whom it is addressed This program psychologists who are pursuing the Master's Degree in Health General Psychology, as well as other psychologists or physicians who wish to obtain a specialization in humanistic psychotherapy in their work contexts, interested in a deeper understanding of human beings and their addresses being in the world. Study regime The completion of the entire program is a full-time, where attending classes and practices combine with staff student work from the guidelines set by the teacher. Admission process and requirements It is required to be in possession of a degree or graduate in psychology or medicine (having obtained in this training at least 90 credits of... [-]

Master's Degree in Systemic Family Therapy

Universidad Pontificia Comillas
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Spain Madrid

This program is aimed at psychologists working towards the Official Master's Degree in General Health Psychology, as well as other psychologists or doctors who wish to obtain a specialization in systemic interventions in their respective fields, those interested in understanding relational problems affecting individuals, couples and families in a social context. [+]

Máster en Terapia Familiar Sistémica Como consecuencia de la regulación de la profesión de Psicólogo General Sanitario (Disposición adicional séptima de la Ley General de Salud Pública de octubre de 2011 sobre la regulación de la psicología en el ámbito sanitario), los alumnos que desean ejercer la psicología en el ámbito sanitario o clínico deben cursar el Máster profesionalizante (MPGS) o bien especializarse a través de la vía de Psicólogo Especialista en Psicología Clínica (PIR). Ambas opciones ofrecen una formación completa y amplia en cuestiones generales de la profesión de psicólogo clínico o sanitario, pero son muchos los alumnos que desean además una preparación más específica y profunda en intervención terapéutica con niños, adolescentes, parejas y familias. Admisión A quién se dirige Este programa se dirige a psicólogos que están cursando el título del Máster Universitario en Psicología General Sanitaria, así como a otros psicólogos o médicos que desean obtener una especialización en intervenciones sistémicas en sus respectivos contextos de trabajo, interesados por una comprensión de las problemáticas relacionales que afectan al individuo, a la pareja y a la familia en su contexto social significativo. Proceso de admisión y requisitos Se requiere estar en posesión del título de licenciado o graduado en psicología o en medicina (habiendo obtenido en esa formación al menos 90 créditos de contenido sanitario) así como tener un buen expediente.. Tras la presentación del impreso de admisión junto con la documentación requerida, se citará al candidato a una entrevista personal en la que se valorará la... [-]

Master's Degree in General Health Psychology

Universidad Pontificia Comillas
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Spain Madrid

This Master's program from Comillas Pontifical University stands out from the rest since its learning outcomes include intervention strategies concerning psychological problems from different psychology theory perspectives (systemic, humanistic, cognitive-behavioral and psycho-dynamic), in order to be able to make proposals on the therapeutic course of action that best suits the situation in hand. Given the wide range of lines of treatment available, this Master's Degree has been allocated 120 ECTS credits. [+]

Best Masters in Psychology in Spain 2018. Máster Universitario en Psicología General Sanitaria Desde la regulación en nuestro país de la psicología en el ámbito sanitario, la titulación de Máster en Psicología General Sanitaria es un requisito indispensable para poder trabajar como psicólogo en el campo de la salud realizando tareas de evaluación, investigación e intervención que promuevan y mejoren la salud de las personas. Este Máster se distingue de otras propuestas formativas al incluir en su diseño el aprendizaje de las estrategias de intervención en problemas psicológicos desde distintos enfoques teóricos de la psicología con vistas a proporcionar una acción terapéutica que mejor se ajuste a la demanda planteada. El programa está enfocado a la actividad profesional y por ello las materias impartidas aportan especialización en áreas como el desarrollo del proceso terapéutico. En el segundo año, el máster ofrece un amplio abanico de asignaturas optativas. Estas asignaturas optativas pueden ser organizadas en un itinerario formativo entre los tres que se ofertan: terapia familiar sistémica, psicoterapia humanista e intervención cognitivo conductual con niños y adolescentes. Admisión Perfil de ingreso El Máster está dirigido a aquellos graduados y licenciados en psicología que desean adquirir las competencias de evaluación, diagnóstico e intervención en el ámbito de la psicología sanitaria y que desean hacerlo desde una perspectiva teórica plural que tiene en cuenta diferentes enfoques empíricamente contrastados. El perfil de ingreso recomendado es el de una persona interesada por adquirir conocimientos sobre el ser humano, su comportamiento individual y social y los... [-]

Master's Degree In General Psychology And Health Own Master Of Therapeutic Specialization (double Degree)

Universidad Pontificia Comillas
Campus Full time 28 months September 2018 Spain Madrid

The Master in Psychology General Health is aimed at those graduates and graduates in psychology who wish to acquire the skills assessment, diagnosis and intervention in the field of health psychology and who wish to do so from a plural perspective that takes into account different approaches empirically contrasted . [+]

Master's Degree in Psychology General Health and Therapeutics Own Specialization Master (Dual Degree) The Master in Psychology General Health is aimed at those graduates and graduates in psychology who wish to acquire the skills assessment, diagnosis and intervention in the field of health psychology and who wish to do so from a plural perspective that takes into account different approaches empirically contrasted . This plural formation in the main theoretical approaches to psychology provide students with a comprehensive, global and integrated to addressing and intervene in the area of ​​clinical psychology and health training. In the second course, the Master offers a wide range of electives allowing students to choose a learning path that will enable not only finish the Masters in Health General Psychology, but also specialize in an area of ​​clinical intervention and get an Own Master Specialization Therapeutics. The Universidad Pontificia Comillas has a long history in the training of psychologists. Our Master combines the rigor and academic quality with emphasis on practical learning, reflected in both the methodology of the classes and the quality of practices. Admission ADMISSION PROFILE The Master is aimed at those graduates and graduates in psychology who wish to acquire the skills assessment, diagnosis and intervention in the field of health psychology and who wish to do so from a plural theoretical perspective that takes into account different approaches empirically contrasted. The recommended entry profile is that of a person interested in acquiring knowledge about human beings, their individual and social behavior... [-]

Master in Music Therapy

ESMUC Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 Spain Barcelona

Music is inherent to human beings and is a means of expression, development, health and cohesion for people. Music Therapy is a scientifically based professional specialty which uses music to improve the lives of people with special needs in educational, health and social domains. [+]

Best Masters in Psychology in Spain 2018. Introduction Music is inherent to human beings and is a means of expression, development, health and cohesion for people. Music Therapy is a scientifically based professional specialty which uses music to improve the lives of people with special needs in educational, health and social domains. If you: Believe in the potential of music Are interested in the world of education and in learning new resources to help children with special educational needs. Want to open new channels of communication with people with mental disorders. Wish to specialize in working with patients with Alzheimer's and other dementias, stimulating their memory, aiding their orientation and helping them to reconnect with themselves. Feel that you’d really like to help relieve the suffering of people in hospital. Want to contribute to improving the quality of life of people through music. In Esmuc you’ll acquire the skills that will help you develop as a Music Therapist, and you’ll experience the profession from the first moment, with professionals who currently work in leading specialized centres, and with the best teachers and researchers in each field. Objectives The purpose of this programme is to train professional music therapists within an environment of musical excellence, so they can work in a variety of areas such as education, health and the community. The learning process of students in this master will lead to a preparation which should ensure their professional competence together with the enhancement and optimization of their personal development. The... [-]

Health Master's Degree In General Psychology

Universidad Pontificia De Salamanca
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Salamanca

The Master in Health Psychology from the Pontifical University of Salamanca is an official program that enables for the regulated profession General Health Psychologist, [+]

Program Description The Master in Health Psychology from the Pontifical University of Salamanca is an official program that enables for the regulated profession Psychologist General Health, which allows graduates / graduates who own, develop their professional activity or self-employed in the sector sanitary. GOALS The Master in Psychology General Health's main objective is to prepare students as competent professionals in the field of Health Psychology, with a generic profile and training in the skills outlined in the guidelines themselves of the health profession: Psychologist General Health. This preparation involves the acquisition of professional skills assessment, intervention and acquisition of basic skills from a scientific perspective. The Master is designed as an advanced applied attitudinal training, and specialized in a body of conceptual knowledge, procedural, technical and enable professionals navigate the field of health psychology and practice. Through the contents of this Master it is also intended basic research training and applied to the field of health, as well as critical and reflective capacities that result in an improvement in their professional practice. It is intended that students acquire the necessary skills to tackle the various problems that may arise in the exercise of the profession of Psychologist General Health, being able to take the necessary autonomy to make decisions for themselves, making use of scientific resources and professional necessary for this purpose. Students must acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for conducting research, evaluations and psychological interventions on aspects of behavior and activity of the people who influence the promotion... [-]