Join ASCH as a Student Affiliate Member

From the classroom to the community, ASCH helps you grow as a practitioner and a person.


Student Affiliate Membership is available for full time students who have successfully completed a minimum of one graduate semester or quarter in a graduate program which will qualify them for licensed practice in a medical or mental health care discipline.  A Student Affiliate must be pursuing his/her doctoral or master’s degree at a university or college fully accredited by its appropriate regional accrediting body to give such a degree.


Student Affiliate status shall be granted for a maximum of two years at a time for doctoral students and one year for master’s students.


The ASCH membership year runs from July 1st through June 30th of the following year.  The dues are $95 for residents of the U.S. and $82.50 for residents of Canada.

Please note that initial membership applications for membership are peer reviewed, and therefore can take as little as two weeks to as much as eight weeks, depending upon when the initial application is received.  


Attend training.  Training taken at the majority of ASCH Regional and Annual Workshops offers training that is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the American Psychological Association (APA), Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and the National Association of Social Workers (NASW).  For a full listing of ASCH Accreditations, click here.

American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis (AJCH). Membership in ASCH provides you with a quarterly print subscription to the AJCH (value $216).  Membership also gives you online access to all issues of the AJCH from 1958 forward.

ASCH Newsletter Receive the quarterly ASCH Newsletter with clinical columns, videos and podcasts.

Networking.  Whether you’re catching up with colleagues in person at a meeting or posting a question on to the Hypnosis Listserv, membership in ASCH gives you access to a welcoming community of professionals that are eager to help you advance your understanding of hypnosis.

Access to the ASCH Video Library.  Members can rent DVDs and videos from the ASCH collection.

Access to the Membership Directory.  Members of ASCH have the ability to search for and contact their peers, who may not necessarily want their information available to the general public.

Access to Demonstration Videos.  Keeping up with our promise to offer our members high quality educational material we continue to expand our demonstration video library.  The demonstration videos are contained in the ASCH e-Learning Center and are available at no cost to all ASCH members. 

Hypnosis Listserv.  ASCH members have access to the hypnosis listserv where they can discuss any aspect of the principles and practices of hypnosis with their peers.