This page provides information about how to apply to be included on one of the Society's registers or directories.
Get on a directory
Directory of Chartered Psychologists and the Directory of Expert Witnesses
You can advertise your services and contact details to the public via the Directory of Chartered Psychologists and the Directory of Expert Witnesses.
Please note you must be registered on the Directory of Chartered Psychologists to be eligible for the Directory of Expert Witnesses.
To apply please dowload and complete the form below:
Register of Psychologists Specialising in Psychotherapy (ROPSIP)
To apply to be on the Register of Psychologists Specialising in Psychotherapy, download and complete the appropriate application form below:
Register of Applied Psychology Practice Supervisors (RAPPS)
To apply to join the Register of Applied Psychology Practice Supervisors please complete and return the application form below:
Register of Coaching Psychologists
This register has been developed to provide recognition for Coaching Psychologists, allowing them to differentiate their services and gain acknowledgement of their expertise.
If you wish to apply to join this register please download and complete the application form below:
Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) Register
The Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) programme was created to provide improved access to evidence-based psychological therapies for people who require the help of mental health services, particularly those presenting with anxiety disorders and depression.
Further information about the IAPT programme and its workforce is available on the NHS website for Improving Access to Psychological Therapies.
Central to the delivery of the programme is the IAPT-trained workforce of psychological therapists, comprising two core roles - Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (PWP) and High Intensity Practitioner (HI).
- The PWP part of the register is open to all members who have completed an accredited PWP training course
- The HI part of the register is open to all members who have underaken and completed an accredited HI course
If you wish to apply please download and complete the IAPT Register application form below:
Gender Diversity Specialist Register (GDSR)
The Gender Diversity Specialist Register has been designed to ensure that psychologists who are registered as experts in this field possess all the requisite knowledge and understanding to practice competently and ethically.
The application form (provided below) outlines the necessary criteria which are required in order to join the register.
The GDSR is aimed at Level 3 practitioners, the vast majority of which will be those working within NHS Gender Identity Clinics.
External Examiners / VNC Examiners
This searchable list includes details of members who have expressed an interest in providing services as an external examiner and/or viva examiner.
Directory of Voluntary Careers Speakers
The Directory of Voluntary Careers Speakers (DVCS) lists Society members who are happy to give careers talks to schools and other institutions.
Becoming a Voluntary Careers Speaker is a great way to share your knowledge and personal experience and to help inspire the next generation. It is also a great addition to your CV.
If you choose to attend an event we can provide you with a selection of the Society’s careers materials and other promotional leaflets.
Once you become a Voluntary Careers Speaker your profile will be available to view on the internet by members of the public.
To join the DVCS please click here to download and complete an application form, then return it to:
The British Psychological Society
St Andrews House
48 Princess Road East
For further information about the DVCS please click here to contact Customer Support.