Membership Application : 

1. All documents are to be sent in PDF format to application@sac-counsel.org.sg

2. Please allow up to 3 months to process your application.

3. We will contact you as soon as all documents are verified and approval is confirmed.

Thank you.

1. For New Registered Counsellors Applicants – Please click here

2. For Master Clinical Membership, you will need to submit:

  1. Application Form 1 – Master Clinical Member with the recommendations of 3 Members who are either Fellow Members, Master Clinical Member or Clinical Member
  2. Application Form 2 -Master Clinical Member- Training and Supervision Hours
  3. Click here for qualifications and criteria to upgrade as Master Clinical Member

3. For Clinical Membership, you will need to submit:

  1. a passport size photo in jpeg file
  2. completed SAC Counselling Log Sheet documenting 600 hours of face-to-face counseling  (CLICK HERE) with every page acknowledged with a signature of your Clinical Supervisor
  3. completed SAC Clinical Supervision Log Sheet of 60 hours (CLICK HERE) signed by your Clinical Supervisor/s
  4. full transcripts from universities and copies of all certificates 
  5. Please fill in all necessary details in the SAC Membership Application Form-170519

4. For Provisional Clinical Membership, you will need to submit:

  1. a passport size photo in jpeg file
  2. full transcripts from Universities and copies of all certificates
  3. Completed SAC Counselling Log Sheets covering 100 hours of face-to-face counselling and 10 hours of Clinical Supervision (CLICK HERE)
  4. Once your Provisional Clinical Membership is approved you are to clock 600 hours of face-to-face counseling within the next consecutive three years and 60 hours of Clinical Supervision in order to qualify to apply to be listed on the Register of Counsellors. Please note that w.e.f January 1 2015, the ratio for Group Clinical Supervision versus Individual Clinical Supervision is 70:30, i.e. equivalent to a maximum of 40 hours of Group Supervision and a minimum of 20 hours of Individual Supervision.
  5. Please fill in all necessary details in the SAC Membership Application Form-170519

5. For Allied Membership, you will need to submit:

  1. passport size photo in jpeg file
  2. full transcripts from Universities and copies of all certificates
  3. Letter of current employment and position on an official letterhead (if applicable)
  4. Please fill in all necessary details in the SAC Membership Application Form-170519

6. For Associate Membership (including Overseas Applicants), you will need to submit:

  1. passport size photo in jpeg file
  2. full transcripts from Universities and copies of all certificates
  3. Letter of current employment and position on an official letterhead (if applicable)
  4. Please fill in all necessary details in the SAC Membership Application Form-170519

7. For Student Membership, you will need to submit:

  1. passport size photo in jpeg file
  2. Show proof of undertaking a SAC recognised course at the time of application
  3. Show proof of studentship from the educational institution enrolled in.
  4. Please fill in all necessary details in the SAC Membership Application Form-170519

*Form to Upgrade from Associate to Allied Membership

NOTE: For current Associate Members with a degree in psychology, social work, or sociology and currently employed in a counselling position or counselling -related field

Please remember to provide the following, as per item #4 above:

  • passport size photo in jpeg file
  • full transcripts from Universities and copies of all certificates
  • Letter of current employment and position on an official letterhead

UPGRADE FORM – SAC Membership Upgrade Form (From Associate-to-Allied-Member)