A representation of Psyche, taken from the BPS logo

Titles and logo

One of the benefits of BPS membership is the use of officially recognised titles and designations.

Gain the benefits of using our titles and logo

Our members are encouraged to use them as a mark of their status, experience, and professionalism.

For information on how to use the appropriate titles and/or designations in your official correspondence, please select the appropriate membership grade below.  

Chartered members

Chartered member designations

Chartered members are entitled and encouraged to use the designation CPsychol after their name, along with the term ‘Chartered Psychologist’.

For example:

  • Dr A. Smith CPsychol Chartered Psychologist

Chartered Psychologist logo

Chartered members are entitled to use the Chartered Psychologist/s logo, subject to adherence with the principles, regulations and guidance outlined below.

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Chartered members

Chartered member designations

Chartered members are entitled and encouraged to use the designation CPsychol after their name, along with the term ‘Chartered Psychologist’.

For example:

  • Dr A. Smith CPsychol Chartered Psychologist

Chartered Psychologist logo

Chartered members are entitled to use the Chartered Psychologist/s logo, subject to adherence with the principles, regulations and guidance outlined below.

To download the appropriate logo please use the correct link below.

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Graduate members

Graduate members are entitled and encouraged to use the designatory letters MBPsS after their name.

For example:

  • Mrs A. Smith MBPsS

Honorary members

Honorary members are entitled and encouraged to use their respective designations of HonMBPsS (Honorary Life Member) or HonFBPsS (Honorary Fellow), in addition to any other designations they may have.

For example:

  • Dr. A. Smith CPsychol HonMBPsS Chartered Psychologist

  • Dr. A. Smith CPsychol HonFBPsS FBPsS Chartered Psychologist

Society Fellows

Fellows of the society may use the designatory letters FBPsS, in addition to any other designations they may have.

For example:

  • Dr. A. Smith CPsychol FBPsS Chartered Psychologist

Associate Fellows

Associate Fellows of the society may use the designatory letters AFBPsS, in addition to any other designations they may have.

For example:

  • Dr. A. Smith CPsychol AFBPsS Chartered Psychologist