Why Join ICP?

The ICP is the only independent professional group of privately practicing Clinical Psychologists in WA. All members must be currently registered with the Psychology Board of Australia with the approved area of practice: Clinical Psychologist or Clinical Psychologist Registrar. The ICP was established more than three decades ago and has successfully advocated for the interests of its members and clinical psychology in general. Whilst many members are senior clinical psychologists in WA, the ICP welcomes newly trained clinicians and clinicians who are new to private practice.

Membership includes:

  • Eligibility to attend all ICP activities: AGM, professional development, celebratory dinners, meetings etc.
  • Inclusion on the ICP website.
  • Inclusion in all printed and electronic referral lists, pamphlets and media articles.
  • Inclusion on the ICP’s internal print and electronic communications list.
  • Use of the private practice mentoring programme. Additional fees may apply in some instances.
  • Eligibility to access all current commercial benefits and special financial offers negotiated for members. Substantial financial benefits through the ICP’s ongoing negotiation with private health funds, the government and other relevant institutions.
  • Information concerning all professional matters e.g. Medicare management, insurance and legal matters.
  • Professional collegiality and networking with other Clinical Psychologists in private practice.
  • Enhanced profile with public and other professionals through being part of a well-respected, credible and ethical association.

Consultant Clinical Psychologist

ICP has developed a new initiative to recognise excellence, advanced training and expertise amongst its already highly qualified members.

To this end, the executive of ICP is rolling out awards of Consultant Clinical Psychologist on a merit basis. This award comes with its own logo which is protected under copyright.