The different types of membership we offer

Benefits reference table

Benefits for membership Student Beginner (Yr 1) Student Advanced (Yr 2 +) Professional Member (MrSS, SrSS, FwSS) Associate
Subsidised Membership supporting you whilst you study    
Eligibility to join the CNHC without further assessment     Yes  
Exclusive discounts on professional related equipment Yes Yes Yes Yes

Monthly Enews packed full of industry news, updates and member benefits

Yes Yes Yes Yes
Inclusion on the professional practitioners register showing you are fully qualified and insured.     Yes  
Journal (Quarterly)
Receive copies each quarter of our exclusive members-only magazine featuring news, articles and inspiration
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Resource pages, toolkits, help-sheets, guidelines & learning opportunities to support your practice  Yes Yes Yes Yes

Professional status and recognition
Showing that you maintain high standards in therapy practice 


Professional certificate
To display in your practice room


Membership logo
To use on your marketing materials


Online Sharing Space Meetings 
Chat with like-minded therapists across the UK. Gain support and have the opportunity to network in the therapy community

Professional Shiatsu Photography for you to download and use in your own campaigns

Members only Facebook Group – join our community and gain support from peers Yes Yes Yes Yes

Tailor-made industry relevant Insurance
Including treatment insurance for students to practise outside college

  Yes Yes  
Society voting rights – have your say on where we should be re-investing membership fees   Yes  
Professional Profile Page linking to your venues & sessions     Yes  
Open to those who want to support the Society but are not practicing       Yes

Find out more about our Membership Benefits here