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Full Accreditation
as a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist

Making an Application

To apply for Full Accreditation, complete the application form and supporting documents below. The application must be submitted 12 months after the award of your Provisional Accreditation (or 12-18 months if you completed a Level 2 Provisional Application). If you do not to apply for Full Accreditation or the application is not successful, then Accreditation will lapse and you will be removed from CBT Register UK .

Accreditation takes an average of 18 weeks from the date payment is received. At quiet times it can be quicker and it can take longer during periods of high volumes of applications. Please contact the office only if you have not heard about your application after 18 weeks. We are not able to expedite applications for any reason.

Applications will only be accepted from your personal email address as to verify your identity.

If you have already started completing the previous version of the application forms, we will still accept these by post until the end of February 2020. We cannot accept the current version of the form by post.


Complete all relevant sections and return by email to: Refer to the guidelines document.

Confidential Data

  • Any material submitted to BABCP (digital or otherwise) must conform to BABCP’s Standards of Conduct, Performance and Ethics.
  • Material must comply with current Data Protection (including GDPR) legislation
  • It is your responsibility to ensure anonymity and confidentiality are respected.
  • Any suspected breach of confidentiality or any other BABCP Standards will be reported to the BABCP’s Standards Committee.

Supervisors Report

This must be completed by your current CBT clinical supervisor. It needs to be signed within one month prior to your application.

CPD Reflective Statements

You must provide your CPD Reflective Statements for the 12 months since you were awarded Provisional Accreditation

CBT CPD Reflective Statement Example 1

This example is an aid to completing the CPD Reflective Statement Document

Log Book: CBT Clinical Supervision

You must provide your logbook for the 12 months since you were awarded Provisional Accreditation