Are you a member yet? Membership is open to all and is the first step towards accreditation.
New Return to Practice Policy - From 1 April 2023, to reinstate your Accreditation, please follow our Return to Practice policy. You can use the current Reinstatement process below up until 31 March 2023 - you will still be required to submit a Full Reinstatement application 12 months later.
Your Accreditation may be lapsed if -
In all of these situations, except the last, you can apply for Reinstatement of Accreditation once you are back in practice and able to meet the appropriate requirements. This is a simpler process than Accreditation application.
Reinstatement is a two stage process and the second stage will differ depending on when your accreditation lapsed.
If you lapsed while provisionally accredited - you must apply for Provisional Reinstatement. Twelve months after this award, you should submit a Full Accreditation Application.
If you lapsed while fully accredited - you must apply for Provisional Reinstatement. Twelve months after this award, you should submit an Application for Full Reinstatement.
Please don't post your application!
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic we are currently working from home. Please email it instead to firstname.lastname@example.org
Provisional Reinstatement Application [Word]
Provisional Reinstatement Criteria and Guidelines [PDF]
The second stage of Reinstatement takes place twelve months after you were awarded Provisional Reinstatement.
If you have never held Full Accreditation, Stage 2 will be to complete a Full Accreditation Application.
Otherwise, Stage 2 will be Reinstatement of Full Accreditation.
You must -
Please submit your application to email@example.com.
You can use electronic signatures, or if this isn't possible, you can type your name in the signature boxes. As long as you submit your application from your own email address, this will serve as the validation of your identity.
Supervisors can similarly email their reports with or without electronic signatures to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reinstatement of Full Accreditation Application [Word]
Reinstatement of Full Accreditation Criteria and Guidelines [PDF]
Some of the documents you will submit with your application require signatures from you or other people. We are in the process of updating our documents to incorporate electronic signatures. In the meantime, here is some guidance on how to validate a document or provide proof of identity if signatures aren't possible.
This must be completed by your current CBT clinical supervisor.
Supervisor's Report [Word]
Please provide evidence of five CBT CPD activities drawn from across the range of learning and development activities. You must have completed these in the twelve months since you were awarded Provisional Reinstatement.
Within this, you are required to include at least six hours of CBT skills workshop(s) per year and complete a Reflective Statement for each of these.
One of these activities can be non-CBT specific as long as your Reflective Statement justifies how the activity is relevant to your CBT practice.
Acceptable CPD activities [PDF]
Reflective Statements are best completed soon after completing each activity.
Reflective Statement Template [Word]
You must provide your Log Book for the 12 months since you were awarded Provisional Reinstatement. It is a good idea to complete shortly after each supervision session.
Log Book of CBT Clinical Supervision [Word]