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, BPS, BACP, HPCS or NCPS.  Those working in 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.


Application requirements:

  • Proof of qualification and registration with UKCP, BPC, BPS, BACP, HPCS or NCPS
  • Two references, one from a UKCP, BPC, BPS, BACP, HCPS or NCPS registered supervisor
  • CV
  • Proof of insurance, or if employed, proof of employer’s insurance
  • Proof of professional will
  • Signed acceptance of WMIP Code of Ethics
  • Statement of complaints past or pending
  • Statement of reasons for wishing to join WMIP
  • Application fee: £50



  • PEP-Web
  • Inclusion in the WMIP online directory (at additional cost, under review pending website development)
  • WMIP voting rights
  • Free and discounted CPD provision
  • Special interest groups
  • Opportunities for networking, social and professional
  • Discounted subscriptions to some professional journals
  • Opportunities to write, publish and participate in research
  • Opportunity for involvement as a member of a WMIP committee
  • Use of library


Fees: £225 per annum


Change of category

Those wishing to change their membership category should apply to the Membership Committee at or by post.


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