In order to apply for accreditation, you will need to meet a set of standards as defined by IAHIP. You will find full details of the accreditation criteria in the IAHIP BYE-LAW 11.
For the purposes of first time accreditation please be sure of the following:
For COVID19 exceptional circumstances please see
Online clinical practice / supervision / training
Applicants for Accreditation please be aware that when applying for your accreditation if there has been any online clinical practice/supervision/training you must fill in the appropriate Addendum Forms to accompany your Accreditation Application. Failure to do this and or supply necessary documentation will delay your application.
Addendum 1 - Click here for full criteria>>
Period covered: 11th March, 2020 to 4th October, 2020 only for applicants regarding any video/phone (where appropriate) for Clinical Practice, Supervision, Personal Therapy, Didactic Supervision and Group Therapy hours.
Addendum 2 - Click here for full criteria>>
Period Covered: 5th October 2020, - 1st Sept, 2021 only for applicants regarding video/phone (where appropriate) for Clinical Practice, Supervision, Personal Therapy, Didactic Supervision and Group Therapy hours.
*Addendum 3 - Click here for full criteria>>
Period Covered: 1st January 2021 - 30th September 2021 *only for 3rd year students during this time.
Addendum 4 - Available soon - Please see update here>>
The Governing Body of IAHIP reserve the right to adjust the criteria at any time.
APPLYing FOR ACCREDITATION
Step 1: Please download/read all the documentation below:
[Click here >>] GUIDE TO FILLING OUT APPLICATION FOR ACCREDITED MEMBERSHIP UNDER BYE LAW 11.
[Click here>>] CODE OF ETHICS AND PRACTICE FOR PSYCHOTHERAPISTS (Bye-Law 3)
[Click here >>] GUIDE FOR APPLICANTS REGARDING SUPERVISION / SUPERVISORS REPORT FOR ACCREDITATION.
[Click here>>] GUIDE FOR APPLICANTS COMPLETING ADDENDUM FORMS
Step 2: Please download & complete the following forms:
To view subscription & application fees, please click here >>
To pay for your Accreditation Application fee or your Accreditation Membership fee online, please click the relevant link below: