Benefits for members include:

  • Recognition of your educational and practical experience in the field of counselling and/or Psychotherapy.
  • Garda vetting of members every three years.
  • Representation of members’ views and opinions on upcoming statutory registration.
  • Representation of members’ views and opinions within the Psychological Therapies Forum.
  • Access to a range of national seminars on Counselling and Psychotherapy.
  • Access to a range of support services in relation to profession practice.
  • Comprehensive range of Continuing Professional Development training and workshops designed to support individual practice.
  • Peer networking supports for members.
  • Membership is free to all qualified applicants, while CPD events are run at a low cost to members.
  • Access and support to work within APCP’s code of conduct and its code of ethics.