Membership

Membership is open to all clinical psychologists and postgraduate clinical psychology trainees; whose work and interests are consistent with the objectives of the Society.

 

Types of membership:

  • Full Membership : Full members shall be clinical psychologists who are Malaysian citizens residing in Malaysia.
  • International Membership : International members shall be clinical psychologists who are Malaysian citizens but currently holds residence outside of Malaysia, OR clinical psychologists who are non-Malaysian but residing in Malaysia for a period of not less than twelve (12) months with prior approval from the Registrar of Societies.
  • Honorary Membership : Any distinguished individual, who has contributed to the objectives of the society and rendered an exemplary service to the field of clinical psychology, may be elected as an Honorary Member subject to the approval of the Executive Council.
  • International Affiliates : International affiliates shall be clinical psychologists who are non-Malaysians and non-residents with prior approval from the Registrar of Societies.
  • Student Membership : Student members shall be any individual currently pursuing a postgraduate degree in clinical psychology. (No student shall be admitted as a member of the Society without the prior permission in writing from the Vice Chancellor of the University or University College concerned).

Membership Application & Renewal Forms

 

Admission to Membership

  • Every applicant shall apply on a prescribed form duly proposed and seconded by a Full or International Member of the Society and forwarded to the Honorary Secretary who shall at the first convenient opportunity, submit it to the Executive Council for approval. The Executive Council may at its discretion accept or reject any application without assigning any reason thereof. The applicant shall be informed of the decision in writing.
  • Every applicant whose application has been approved as aforesaid shall, upon payment of the prescribed administrative fee and annual subscription, be admitted as a member of the Society and shall be entitled to all the privileges of Membership.

Eligibility of Membership

  • Any clinical psychologist who supports the objectives of the Society and is willing to abide by the constitution of the Society shall be eligible for membership.
  • All applications shall be accompanied by proof of identity (such as identity card or passport) and academic transcripts.

Membership Application & Renewal Forms

 

Membership Fee

  • Full Membership – RM 120.00 annually
  • International Membership – RM 120.00 annually
  • International Affiliates – RM 100.00 annually
  • Student Membership – RM 50.00 annually
  1. Annual membership begins from January 1 to December 31 of each year.
  2. All new applicants will be charged a one-time RM20 processing fee.
  3. Student members upgrading to Full members, are considered New applicants, and will also be charged a one-time RM20 processing fee.

 

Membership Late Fee

  • A Late Fee penalty of RM15 is chargeable, if and/when a membership is lapsed for more than 3 months, beginning from April 1 to June 30 yearly. After June 30th, membership is considered lapsed and members will need to reapply with Full Membership Fee, including RM20 processing fee.
  • Notification of membership renewal deadline will be announced to all members before December 31 yearly, and 1 month before March 31.

Membership Application & Renewal Forms

Kindly email your membership application/ renewal form and any membership relevant documents to  mscp.membership@gmail.com.