The Division of Counselling Psychology promotes the interests of Counselling Psychologists across the UK.
Membership of the Division of Counselling Psychology is only open to members of the British Psychological Society.
If you are not already a member you can join the Division of Counselling Psychology at the same time as applying for membership of the Society.
There are three grades of divisional membership:
Full Divisional membership
For fully qualified psychologists who are eligible for Chartered Status.
In-training Divisional membership
For psychologists in-training who hold Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership and are working towards Chartered status and Full Divisional membership.
General Divisional membership
For members of the Society who are not currently eligible for the above grades, to join as a General Member.
|Full Member reduced rate for the first two years after successfully completing a Society approved three year postgraduate training in counselling psychology||£35.00|
|General Member (without GBC)||£12.00|
|General Member (with GBC)||£35.00|
Benefits of Belonging
Benefits of DCoP MembershipShow content
Whether you're a trainee, recently qualified or an experienced Counselling Psychologist, there are many benefits to joining the Division of Counselling Psychology.
Member Announcement ListShow content
The Division of Counselling Psychology (DCoP) uses its membership announcement email list to inform its members of activities and initiatives that are relevant to their interests and to make requests for engagement on topical issues.
By becoming a member of the DCoP you are automatically added to the announcement list.
To receive these emails you will need to:
- become a member of the Division of Counselling Psychology
- opt into receiving email communications and provide a working email address
These preferences can be updated by logging into your BPS website account.
If you have any queries, please contact Member Network Services.
To assist us in responding to your query please make sure to include your membership number and quote 'DCoP announcement email' in the subject line.
Member Discussion Email ListShow content
The Division of Counselling Psychology (DCoP) has the following discussion lists
- Division of Counselling Psychologyy Cancer and Palliative
- Division of Counselling Psychology Learning Disabilities
- Division of Counselling Psychology Leadership Network
- Division of Counselling Psychology NHS
- Division of Counselling Psychology Northern Ireland
- Division of Counselling Psychology Scotland
- Division of Counselling Psychology Wales
- Division of Counselling Psychology Young Work
To join the discussion list you will need to:
- be member of the Division of Counselling Psychology, however for Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales you must also be a member of the respective Branch
- opted into receiving email communication from the Society (you can change your preference by logging onto your account via the Member Portal)
Getting Involved With the DCoP CommitteeShow content
The Division of Counselling Psychology relies on a wide range of people getting involved, and the work of the Division is largely achieved through the dedication of unpaid volunteers.
Our volunteers come from a wide range of different backgrounds, whether they be practitioners or academics, or full members or in-training members, and together form an open and inclusive community.