Association / Organisation Membership


Counselling Association/Organisation Membership - €305 (EUR) per year. IAC Counselling Association/Organisation Membership is a membership category available to National and Regional counselling associations and other counselling, psychotherapy, guidance, psychological, and allied mental health organisations. The annual membership fee grants access to:

  1. Up-to-date information on International Counselling Developments
  2. Advocacy support for your National counselling aims (e.g. support in seeking better recognition for counselling)
  3. Raises your Association's profile (nationally and internationally)
  4. Be represented at inter-governmental (United Nations) level. 
  5. IAC Journal: Quarterly copies of IAC's International Journal for the Advancement of Counseling plus all back-issues since 1976
  6. Contribute and participate from anywhere in the world.
  7. Access to a worldwide counselling leadership network (the IAC Association's Roundtable)
  8. Free circulation of your announcements to an international audience, e.g. advertise your conference and events
  9. An opportunity to contribute to global counselling policy and position papers (as both Association signatories and content contributors)
  10. Voting rights at General Assembly/Meetings
  11. Contribute to decisions of strategic importance to the counselling profession 
  12. IAC Membership Certificate, Logo, and listing on the IAC website
  13. Service opportunities in leadership roles
  14. Opportunity to contribute to global counselling research (e.g. the World Mapping of the Counselling Profession) and projects
  15. Four Newsletters per year (International news, counselling articles, employment, training, events, exchange etc.) -- which can be circulated to your members.
  16. Events Discounts for your Association and members
  17. Opportunity to share your Country/Association’s Developments with the global community of counsellors
  18. Support the IAC vision of "A world where counselling is available to all"
  19. Increase your member satisfaction through IAC connection (especially internationally-minded members) and attract new members
  20. Fast, user-friendly and low-cost application
  21. Enhance your Members’ skills, knowledge and international opportunities.
  22. Communicate your associations values
  23. Distinguish your Association through international partnership

How to join:


  • Worldwide Contacts & Network
  • Certificate of Membership
  • Global Counselling Practice, Education and Policy Updates
  • IAC Representation at the United Nations
  • Raises your Associations Profile
Yearly Fee: