Study psychology and counselling

Get practical experience with clinical placements in our Psychology and Counselling Clinic.

Why study psychology and counselling at QUT?

  • Our psychology courses are accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council and provide a pathway to becoming a registered psychologist or to complete masters or doctoral level studies.
  • Undergraduate students can specialise in forensic psychology and the law, family therapy, sexuality and gender, alcohol and drugs, organisational psychology and road safety.
  • Opportunity for work-integrated learning in our undergraduate program.
  • Postgraduate students gain experience in our Psychology and Counselling Clinic.

Work with real patients

We're one of only a few universities that offer a work placement unit in our undergraduate course.

Our postgraduate students work under the supervision of experienced psychologists at our Psychology and Counselling Clinic, offering professional psychology, family therapy and counselling.

Specialised road safety research

Our Centre for Accident Research and Road Safety - Queensland (CARRS-Q) is an Australian leader in road safety research, education and outreach activities. CARRS-Q staff have also worked on projects to improve road safety in Malaysia, China and Pakistan.

Learn from the best

Our staff are regularly recognised for their excellence in learning and teaching, and for contributions to research that improve mental health and wellbeing in communities.

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School of Psychology and Counselling

  • Level 6, O Block, Room B Wing
    Kelvin Grove
    Victoria Park Road
    QLD 4059