How to join

Registering with us gets you lots of great benefits. If you wish to join the British Association of Art Therapists, you can opt to pay by card, or direct debit (annually or quarterly). Once your payment has been successful, you will receive a welcome email with further information, including your login details for accessing the memberzone on our website.

Please select the membership category below that applies to you and complete the online application.


How much does membership cost?

Membership gives you access to the latest thinking and content to support you as an art therapist / art psychotherapist, trainee or someone with an interest in art therapy. Whatever your category of membership, you will be joining like-minded people with a passion for art therapy.

Trainee Membership

Students attending a HCPC validated MA or MSc Art Therapy / Art Psychotherapy course

£65 / year

£16.25 / quarter

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Full membership

Qualified and HCPC registered art therapist / art psychotherapist.

£185.50 / year

£46.38 / quarter

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Associate Membership

Individuals with an interest in art therapy and non-HCPC registered art therapist (UK and overseas)

£116.50 / year

£29.13 / quarter

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