Australian Society for Psychological Medicine

How Do I Join the Society

Membership is open to medical practitioners registered in Australasia. Anyone who does not have medical registration in Australia or New Zealand can join as a ‘Friend of the Society’ with the same benefits except that they are ineligible to vote or hold office.

The Society also has had a Fellowship Programme acknowledging the skill and achievement of suitably trained and experienced practitioners. Fellows are expected to participate in an ongoing accreditation programme.  Refer to the Fellowship Handbook page for details of the requirements for application to Fellowship of the Society.

If you are interested in psychological medicine, please see our Membership Application to enjoy the collegiate support that we can provide.


Annual membership (financial year): $357.50
If joining between October and December: $268.20 for that year
If joining between January and March: $178.80 for that year
If joining between April and June: $89.40 for that year.  

Retired applicants: $192.50

From our members

“This Society is young, exciting and full of compassionate, committed doctors.”
Dr. Brendan McPhillips

“I feel more represented by our Society than any other medical body I belong to or could belong to.”
Dr. Cathy Fraser

“For me, the Society has eased my sense of isolation that I feel in choosing to function as a psychotherapist. It has given me a support system of like-minded people throughout Australia.”
Dr. Gwynneth Francis