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3. DIMENSIONS
Trainee Health Psychologists (Stage 2) in Scotland are funded by NHS Education for Scotland
and employed within NHS Health Boards across Scotland for the purpose of fulfilling BPS
training requirements.
Whilst in post Trainees are required to fulfil the requirements of Stage 2 training regulations as
defined by the British Psychological Society (BPS).
Mandatory Standards and Codes for Healthcare Support Workers apply to all NHS Scotland
staff delivering Psychology/Psychosocial Therapy Services who are not subject to statutory
regulation. Trainee Clinical Psychologist are required to abide by the Code of Conduct and meet
induction standards, and NHS Health Board employers are required to abide by the Code of
Practice for employers
4 . ORGANISATIONAL POSITION
4 B
Accountability to
Accountability to Lead
BPS accredited
NHS Psychologist
Health Psychology
Supervisor
Trainee Health
Psychologist
5 . ROLE OF DEPARTMENT
5 B
The Department provides psychological services to the relevant populations within the NHS
Board area.
The Department provides placements and supervision to the Trainee to ensure that they meet
the required levels of competence.
Trainee Health Psychologist Agenda for Change Final (Aug 07/revision Sept 11

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