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Registered Member (MHGI)

Last updated: May 2024


Open to anyone who has successfully passed the Human Givens Diploma up to Practitioner Level Assessment (Part 3) and meets the HGI's conditions of Registered Membership. Having demonstrated their practical competence and suitability to practise, Registered Members appear on the HGI's Professional Register of Human Givens Practitioners, which is accredited by the PSA in the UK, as a fully-qualified HG therapist or counsellor.  (See: HGI Professional Register Policy).


Registered Membership is equivalent to Column A in the new SCoPEd framework for psychotherapy and counselling – read more.

Benefits of MHGI membership:

  • Registered HG Practitioner Status
  • Entry on to the HGI's official International Register of fully-qualified and approved human givens therapists – accredited in the UK by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA)
  • Individual Online Register Therapist page (with name, contact information, specialist areas, biographical details, optional location map, full biographical details and any relevant links)
  • Use of the Registered Membership version of the HGI logo – and the PSA logo, if you practice in the UK
  • Use of the letters MHGI after your academic qualifications
  • Personalised MHGI stationery PDF artwork ready for printing – includes: sales leaflet, letterhead, business card, compliment slip and receipt pad
  • Access to the secure HG Professional Members' Area — includes various resources, such as practical advice, essential information and helpful downloads for anyone starting up in private practice, latest news, job opportunities etc.
  • Advanced notice and invitations to the HGI's bi-annual conference and any other special HGI-hosted events
  • Regular membership bulletins
  • Special offers on HG College CPD training
  • Invites to attend special one-off HGI CPD events
  • Certificate of membership (renewed annually)


  • Agreement to uphold HGI ethical standards
  • Agreement to HGI professional conduct policy
  • Completion of annual Continuous Professional Development and submission of CPD record card
  • Supervision requirement with an accredited HG Supervisor

If also in private practice:

  • Professional indemnity insurance (copy of current certificate)
  • Fitness to Practise declaration
  • Written confirmation of your CRB certificate (if relevant) indicating level of disclosure.

Annual Registered Membership Fee:

  • £150.00

How to join:

If you have successfully passed your Post Graduate Practitioner's Assessment (Part III) and haven't yet received your invitation to upgrade your membership to Registered Member level (or you have misplaced it), please contact the HGI Membership Secretary, via email: [email protected], or by post: The Human Givens Institute, Chalvington, East Sussex, BN27 3TD, UK.

Latest News:

SCoPEd - latest update

The six SCoPEd partners have published their latest update on the important work currently underway with regards to the SCoPEd framework implementation, governance and impact assessment.

Date posted: 14/02/2024