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Accreditation decisions

Summaries of decisions to accredit are listed below:

Registers have their accreditation reassessed annually. Summaries of the Authority’s most recent decisions are below. Those registers marked with an asterisk are currently under assessment – new reports will be published for these registers once the assessment has been completed. Accreditation remains valid while annual assessments are ongoing. 
Accredited Register
Academy for Healthcare Science Valid
Alliance of Private Sector Practitioners
Valid *
Association of Child Psychotherapists Valid *
Association of Christian Counsellors Valid 
British Acupuncture Council Valid
British Association of Play Therapists Valid 
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy Valid
British Association of Sport Rehabilitators and Trainers Valid
Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council Valid *
COSCA (Counselling and Psychotherapy in Scotland) Valid
Federation of Holistic Therapists Valid
Genetic Counsellor Registration Board Lapsed
Human Givens Institute
International Federation of Aromatherapists Valid
Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners Valid
National Counselling Society / National Hypnotherapy Society Valid *
Play Therapy UK
Register of Clinical Technologists Valid
Registration Council for Clinical Physiologists Valid
Save Face Valid

Society of Homeopaths

(Please see the register’s directory page for details of an in-year review)

UK Association for Humanistic Psychology Practitioners Valid *
UK Board of Healthcare Chaplaincy 
Valid *
UK Public Health Register Valid
UK Council for Psychotherapy


Please contact the Accreditation team to request previous decisions.

 Notifications of changes to an Accredited Register
Academy for Healthcare Science - Clinical Research Practitioners
(April 2020)
Academy for Healthcare Science - Genetic Counsellors (June 2019)
Registration Council for Clinical Physiologists - Educational Audiologists
(May 2019)