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One of our specific aims at the Institute of Counselling is the provision of counselling services for individuals and groups. Another important aim is to provide opportunities for continuing professional development. Our membership department is responsible for ensuring that members are supplied with the latest information in counselling or CBT skills and practices.

There are currently four grades of membership: Student Member, Associate Member, Full Member and Fellow of the Institute of Counselling

  • Student Membership - to apply a student must be undertaking a course of study with the Institute of Counselling.
  • Associate Membership - to apply a student must have completed his/her course of study.
  • Full Membership - the application must be supported by two referees, one personal and one professional and the name and details of the practice supervisor.
  • Fellow -Applicants must be a senior counselling practitioner who have significant professional experience and qualifications and who also hold a management or supervisory post.

Please phone Urska Cigale Harrison our Membership Secretary on 0141 204 2230 for an application form and response to any questions you may have.

Please email your completed membership application form to Urska Cigale Harrison at

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