Membership Information

TNAPT Membership

Membership is in conjunction with our Annual Conference which is traditionally held in September of each year. 

TNAPT seeks to provide the following benefits to members:

  • Visibility/networking with mental health professionals and growth in our profession.
  • Effective legislative representation and monitoring
  • Participation in continuing education events
  • Opportunities for networking with colleagues who are interested in integrating the theological and the psychological for clinical practice
  • Information, mentoring, and supervision for licensure in Tennessee as a Clinical Pastoral Therapist

Membership is open to:

  • Any person who is ordained and/or endorsed to the ministry of pastoral therapy/counseling by a religious endorsing body
  • Persons currently licensed by the state of Tennessee in a mental health discipline
  • Persons being trained under supervision for mental health licensure in the state of Tennessee

TNAPT Membership Information

Regular Membership: $100
Members early in career or under supervision: $50
Retired Member: $25
Student Member: $0 (Students currently enrolled in a counseling or pastoral care program in Tennessee can join TNAPT for free.)