NIIHR offers different categories of membership.

Full Membership

Full Membership is open to suitably qualified psychoanalytic or psychodynamic psychotherapists, who have completed a full clinical training in psychoanalytic psychotherapy to at least Masters level. Additional clinical experience and training may be required, depending on both the duration and the depth of the completed training.

Associate Membership

Associate membership is open to individuals working in mental health arenas with an interest in psychoanalytic psychotherapy.

Applications will be considered from individuals not currently engaged in the field of mental health, who nonetheless wish to pursue an interest in psychoanalytic thinking.

Trainee Membership

Trainee Membership is open to students on recognised clinical training courses in psychoanalytic psychotherapy.