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Criteria for Membership Correct as at 1st January 2013. AAPHAN reserves the right to change these criteria if it considers it in the interests of the profession.

Grade of Membership
Annual Fee (AUD)
Application fee (Non returnable)
$25
Associate Member
$50.00pa
Member* (Supervised)
$120pa
Registered Hypnotherapist*
$180.00pa
Registered NLP Practitioner*
$180.00pa
Accredited Trainer
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* Only one fee is required for Members who are Registered in both Hypnotherapy and NLP. For new applications a non returnable Application Fee of $25 is required which should be sent to us with your completed Application Form.

Requirements for Membership as at 01/January/2013

  • Note: The ‘Registered’ grade of Membership is a professional grade, and qualifies for a Certificate of Registration issued by the Registration Board of the Association.
  • Associate Members(a) are required to state on their application form that they have an interest in Hypnotherapy and/or NLP but have insufficient qualifications to become full members. They are also required to state that they have no criminal record or current psychiatric disorder They are required to commit themselves to the Association’s Rules and Byelaws.
  • Members(g) in addition to the above to have commenced formal training in Hypnotherapy and/or NLP. They must give a commitment to a programme of continuing education in accordance with the byelaws. They work under supervision and must hold current certification in Senior First Aid, CPR and hold a permit to work with children if required in their State of practice, or provide a declaration that s/he does NOT work with children.
    Applicants may be required, at the discretion of the Board of Registration, to attend a personal interview to demonstrate their competency.
  • Registered Hypnotherapist and/or NLP Practitioner(f) in addition to the above to have taken formal training in Hypnotherapy and/or NLP to a minimum of 400 hours of which 100 hours must be classroom hours or give evidence of long term practical experience in their chosen field. They must give a commitment to a programme of continuing education in accordance with the byelaws.
    Applicants may be required, at the discretion of the Board of Registration, to attend a personal interview to demonstrate their competency.
  • In addition to the above requirements must hold current certification in Senior First Aid, CPR and hold a permit to work with children if required in their State of practice, or provide a declaration that s/he does NOT work with children.
  • Note: Entry into any grade of Membership of the Association is subject to approval by the Management Committee or its appointed Board of Registration. (Rule 7.1)

METHODS OF PAYMENT

You can pay by cheque, cash or Bank Transfer.

We do NOT accept credit cards at the moment.

We must receive a completed application form for every joining member

To apply for membership, please
download your Membership Application Form, or contact us.

Existing members Use the renewal form posted to you with your invoice or click for all renewal forms – see Membership & Benefits Page for downloads: Click Here for RENEWAL FORMS.