2019 New Membership Applications are open. Join here!

There are two levels of membership: Associate and Full. 

Full Member – for those who have completed EMDR Basic Training.   The Basic EMDR Training program comprises 50 hours:

  • 20 hours of training,
  • 20 hours of practice and
  • 10 hours of consultation with an EMDRAA Approved Consultant.
  • Full Members may list on the Find a Therapist Service, vote at AGMs and join the Board.

Associate Member

  • For those who have an interest in EMDR therapy.
  • For those who are have not yet completed the Basic EMDR Training.

We currently have members who reside in Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific area.


How to Apply for Membership

FULL Member

Complete the EMDR Membership Online Application Form and pay the Full Member fee ($150).

Note:  You may be asked to provide evidence of completion of EMDR training and 10 hours of Accredited Consultation.  If required, this must be submitted to the membership officer via email members@emdraa.org     A suitable Training Log can be downloaded from this website.



Complete the EMDR Membership Online Application Form and pay the Associate Member fee ($100)


Processing of Applications

Once your Application has been received it will be sent to our Membership Officer for verification of eligibility. You may be asked to provide confirmation of your training and consultation. Your Application for Membership will then be ratified at the next EMDRAA Board meeting, in accordance with our Constitution. The Board meets monthly, so it may take up to 4 weeks for you to be advised of the outcome.