Given the great success of the free student membership initiative, we have surpassed the 400 free memberships awarded to students. if you'd like to join, there is a $20 fee. We encourage you to apply!
The Society for the Advancement of Psychotherapy (APA Division 29) is offering a FREE 2024 student membership to 400 undergraduate and graduate students. These will be offered to the first 400 qualified applicants.
The memberships will be for the calendar year 2024, and include both digital access and print copy of the Society’s flagship peer-reviewed journal, Psychotherapy. Students must be enrolled in a graduate college/university program that is offered in a department of psychology, or a post-baccalaureate research assistant in psychology to qualify for membership. Undergraduate students are not eligible.
For continuing students, this will be offered for up to three years.
How to Take Advantage of This Offer:
WHAT YOU GET:
- Free membership in the Society for up to three years while a student (must reapply each year). A total number of 400 student members per year will receive free membership upon successful application.
- Digital and print copy of the quarterly, peer reviewed journal
- Digital access to the Bulletin and opportunity to publish in the
- Access to the Society’s listservs, one of which is dedicated to students.
- Ability to apply for grants and awards, many of which come with a monetary award (see full list on our website: https://societyforpsychotherapy.org/members/awards/
- Opportunity to be part of special-interest area standing Committees (Student Development, Diversity, Social Justice and Public Policy, Education and Training, Science and Scholarship, Professional Practice, Membership, International, Early Career), network with leaders in the Society and the profession.
HOW TO APPLY FOR FREE MEMBERSHIP:
- Access the website’s Membership link https://societyforpsychotherapy.org/membership-application/
- Complete the first page of the application; at the membership category, choose “Student Affiliate Member”
- Complete the second page of the application, answering all questions. Do not click the ‘back’ button.
- When you “go to pay” – enter STUDENT24 in the coupon code section.
- Upon approval of your application, you will receive a notification that your membership has been activated.
- While you continue to be a student, you are eligible for up to three years, however, you must reapply each year.