Apply For Membership

Complete the relevant form below to join us as a student, trainee or full clinical member. We will verify your details with the UKCP organisational member you are applying through before your membership with us is approved. This will usually take around 7-10 working days. In the unlikely event that your application is not approved, your payment will be refunded. If you have any questions about applying for membership, or changing your membership grade, please contact our Membership Team on 020 7014 9955 (option 1) or email membership@ukcp.org.uk.

Full Clinical Membership

£ 237.00

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Full clinical membership is for:

  • People who have completed a UKCP-approved training and who are members of a UKCP organisational member
  • practising psychotherapists or psychotherapeutic counsellors accredited by a UKCP organisational member

If you hold the European Certificate of Psychotherapy, please download our ECP-holder’s application form.

Trainee Therapist

£ 61.00

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Trainee membership is for people:

  • training with a UKCP organisational member who have started seeing clients under supervision
  • accruing the required clinical practice hours for accreditation with a UKCP organisational member

The UKCP organisational member must take supervisory responsibility for your clinical practice.

Trainee therapist membership is also available to associate members of a UKCP accrediting organisational member. You will need to be in the process of completing practice hours under supervision as required by the organisational member to achieve your accreditation as a psychotherapist or psychotherapeutic counsellor.

Student Application

£ 0.00

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Student membership is open to people enrolled on an approved training course with a UKCP organisational member.

If you have started supervised clinical practice as part of your training course please apply for trainee membership.