Membership Categories

WMIP currently offers 5 types of membership.

  1. Professional Members:
    Psychoanalytical psychotherapists, Jungian analytical psychotherapists, psychoanalysts and Jungian analysts who have qualified through the WMIP trainings or other recognised trainings which are eligible for registration with UKCP (CPJA college) or BPC; child psychotherapists registered with the Association of Child and Adolescent Psychotherapists (ACP)
  2. Clinical Associate Members:
    Those working clinically in private practice, in the NHS or a mental health charity as a psychotherapist, psychologist or counsellor, with a professional psychodynamic qualification and registered with UKCP, BPC or BACP. Other modalities will be welcome to apply if they can demonstrate that they have a particular interest in analytic thinking or have completed further psychodynamic or analytic training.
  3. Student Members:
    Those currently engaged in one of the WMIP trainings or other recognised training which is eligible for registration with UKCP (CPJA college), BPC or ACP.
  4. Retired Members:
    Former Professional or Clinical Associate members.
  5. Affiliate Members:
    People with a personal or professional interest in mental health, psychoanalysis and Jungian analysis and development of mind, not currently practicing in the field, e.g.doctors, nurses, social workers, others in the helping professions and academics; counsellors and psychotherapists without the qualifications to become a Clinical Associate.

If you are interested in applying to become a member of WMIP, please email the Membership Committee at, or write to the Administrator at:

Nairn House
1174 Stratford Road
Hall Green
B28 8AQ

You can download the following documents for more detailed information regarding the requirements and benefits of each membership category.

  • Membership categories (updated April 2018) (pdf)
  • Membership application form (docx)
  • Membership application form (pdf)
  • Apply for Membership

    If you would like to apply to become a member of WMIP,  please email the Membership Committee

    The West Midlands’ leading professional and training organisation for psychoanalytical and Jungian analytical psychotherapies.