Membership is valid from January 1 of each calendar year. New members who join after 1 November 2019 will receive membership through until 31 December 2020.
Membership of the AACBT is open to anybody with recognised tertiary qualifications in psychology, medicine, education, social work, occupational therapy, speech therapy, dentistry, nursing or other qualifications or areas of expertise where change of behaviour and/or cognition is relevant.
Membership is national and entitles access to member events and benefits across Australia.
AACBT members enjoy many benefits, such as:
CBT Treatment Guides and Workbooks: All AACBT Members receive free access to a range of CBT texts and treatment manuals from the Oxford Clinical Psychology range. Featuring Therapist Guides and Workbooks, the range communicates evidence-based interventions in mental health and behavioural medicine to clinicians on the frontlines of practice.
Behaviour Change Journal: Full members receive free online access to the our highly regarded scientific journal, published quarterly.
Member discounts with Footprint Books: Receive a 20% discount off all titles, plus free delivery within Australia, from the link here – you must be logged into your account to access the discount link & code.
Check out their 2019 brochure of CBT resources here.
Member discounts with Australian Academic Press: Receive a 20% discount off all titles published by Australia’s premier psychology publisher, from their page – using the code “AACBT618”.
International and national workshops: The AACBT sponsors high profile workshops presented by well-known internationally renowned speakers. Members receive entry at significantly discounted rates.
Local workshops and seminars: Each state branch hosts local events throughout the year, including pub discussions, master classes and workshops. Members receive free entry or entry at significantly discounted rates.
Conferences: A national conference held every year showcases high profile national and international speakers and CBT oriented research across Australia. Members receive attendance at significantly discounted rates.
International links: AACBT has a reciprocal agreement with international CBT associations located around the globe for our members to attend their conferences/congresses at member rates:
- World Confederation of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies (WCCBT)
- British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP)
- European Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies (EABCT)
- Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) [North America]
- Canadian Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies (CACBT)
- Aotearoa New Zealand Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies (AnzaCBT)
- AACBT has been the affiliated Australian Chapter of The Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) since 1989
Benefits with AACBT partners
Australian Academic Press
Receive a 20% discount off all titles published by Australia’s premier psychology publisher, from this page – you will need to use the discount code “AACBT618”.
University Centre for Rural Health (North Coast) CBT Certificate Programs and workshops
Get high quality training in evidence-based CBT therapies to mental health professionals across Australia at all levels. AACBT members receive a 10% discount.
Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) Webinars
AACBT members receive discounts on Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) webinars.
Get videos and resources for therapists, trainers and educators. Psychotherapy.net are offering AACBT members 25% off your first 6-month video subscription. Log into your member area for access.
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Who can join?
Membership of the AACBT is open to anybody with recognised qualifications in a field relevant to change of behaviour and/or cognitions. These include but are not limited to psychology, medicine, education, social work, occupational therapy, speech therapy, dentistry and nursing.
Full time students of relevant fields are also welcome as associate members.
|12 months Jan 2020 – Dec 2020|
|Full New Member||$160|
|Full Renewing Member # (Prior to 31 March only)||$105|
# AACBT Ltd members from the previous calendar year who do not complete their renewal prior to 31 March may be required to re-join as a new member
* Prices as at 1 Nov 2019.
** You must provide proof of your student enrolment status to receive the student member discount (please contact email@example.com)
Note: If you pay by credit card your statement will show a payment to AACBT Georges Hall.
New members who join after 1 November 2019, receive membership through until 31 December 2020.
For membership enquiries please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
AACBT membership fees are non-refundable.
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