Counselling, Forensic Psychology, Psychology, Psychology in the world, Student news

How a module changed my perspective on the world

How does your OU study of psychology and counselling inform your perspective on the world? Jade Howe, a student on module DD310 Counselling and Forensic Psychology, writes about an incident she witnessed. Her view of the events draws on the understanding of 'mad and bad' behaviour that she has gained from DD310. I recently sat outside… Continue reading How a module changed my perspective on the world

Forensic Psychology, Psychology, Winter postcards from our modules

A winter postcard from module DD310 Counselling and forensic psychology; investigating crime and therapy

We continue our series of winter postcards from the School's modules, written by the academics who work mostly closely with students and tutors, the Staff Tutors. They write about what's happening on each module at this point in the year. Today Stephen Robinson writes from DD310 Counselling and Forensic Psychology: Investigating Crime and Therapy. Hi,… Continue reading A winter postcard from module DD310 Counselling and forensic psychology; investigating crime and therapy

A Tutor's View, Psychology

DD310 Counselling and Forensic Psychology: A Tutor’s View

We continue our series in which Associate Lecturers introduce Psychology and Counselling modules that they tutor.  Hello, my name is Jill Harker and I’ve been tutoring on a variety of psychology modules for about twelve years now, having completed both my undergraduate and postgraduate degrees with the Open University many moons ago!    I’m based in the… Continue reading DD310 Counselling and Forensic Psychology: A Tutor’s View