"UEA trainees bring energy and enthusiasm to our service. They inspire us to think differently as well as (hopefully) us inspiring them!"
"Trainees are motivated and enthusiastic!"
"Always an asset when they are on placement"
"Bright and thoughtful"
"UEA trainees are well practised in critically presenting cases and this is useful when working in a multi disciplinary teams. There able to present cases really well and deal with constructive comments"
"It’s very rewarding to see a trainee’s development over a placement – especially seeing them build in confidence after they take on new challenges"
“I like having trainees - it is a two way street of learning: they read stuff, digest it, make sense of it, and then teach me”
“Trainees carry out valuable pieces of work and add positively to team dynamics.”
“UEA trainees are well practised in critically presenting cases and this is useful when working in a multi-disciplinary teams.”
“They bring enthusiasm and energise our teams. They ask questions which make us think and keep us thinking about why we do things the way we do – keeps us self-aware and reflective of practice”
"I particularly enjoy having someone who asks questions that make you reflect on why you practice in a particular way. Having a fresh set of eyes on a case or on systems in departments is really helpful as we often get trapped just doing things because “they’ve always been done like that”
“I have employed many ex UEA trainees. I feel that as clinicians they are able to take a broad based and eclectic approach to therapy, calling on a range of psychological models and rarely being wedded to one”
“I find having trainees helps to keep you up-to-date with the latest developments in practice and theory – supervisors learn as much from them as the other way round!”
“UEA trainees add a fresh perspective to clinical work and to the team.”
“Other professionals often say it’s great to have UEA trainees around.”
“It’s very rewarding to see a trainee’s development over a placement – especially seeing them build in confidence after they take on new challenges.”
“I enjoy having UEA trainees as I feel there is great communication between supervisors and the course. The course staff make an effort to get to know supervisors and to keep in touch. This means as a supervisor I feel I can support my trainee better as I know who to speak to if I need to get more information.”
“UEA trainees perform to a consistently high standard.”
“They are highly reflective and hard working.”
“UEA trainees have been an asset to our service.”