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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
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
Valid *
International Federation of Aromatherapists Valid *
Joint Council for Cosmetic Practitioners Valid *
National Counselling Society / National Hypnotherapy Society Valid *
Play Therapy UK
Valid *
Register of Clinical Technologists Valid
Registration Council for Clinical Physiologists Valid
Save Face Valid

Society of Homeopaths

From 11 January 2021, the SoH as been suspended (please see the register’s directory page for further details)

UK Association for Humanistic Psychology Practitioners Valid
UK Board of Healthcare Chaplaincy 
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
The Register of Clinical Technologists (RCT) - Sonographers (December 2020)
Academy for Healthcare Science - Clinical Research Practitioners
(April 2020)