• Membership
  • Types of Memberships

Types of Memberships

Korean Psychological Association

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in psychology
    • A person who obtained an bachelors degree in psychology and has been recommended by 2 or more regular members who have held their membership for 5 or more years
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in a major relevant to psychology
    • A person who has been recommended by the division chair as an essential figure for the development of the society, after being voted by the board of directors of the division. In this case, the minutes from the board of directors meeting of the division must be attached.
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 45,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in or has obtained a bachelors or masters degree in psychology or relevant field
    • A person who has a vocational degree in a psychology related field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 25,000

Division 1. Korean Clinical Psychology Association

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in Clinical psychology
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 35,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in or has obtained a masters degree in Clinical psychology or relevant field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 20,000

Division 2. Korean Counseling Psychology Association

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in Counseling or in a related field.
    • A person who teaches counseling or related courses in universities, or who works as a professional in counseling and psychotherapy, obtained a masters or higher degree, and is confirmed by the Executive Board.
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 25,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in a masters program in counseling and related field.
    • A person who has a bachelors degree and at least three years experiences in a counseling or related institution.
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 15,000

Division 3. Korean society for industrial and organizational Psychology

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a doctors degree in industrial and organizational psychology or in a related field.
    • A person who obtained a mastors degree in industrial and organizational psychology or in a related field.
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 50,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in a masters program in psychology and related field.
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 30,000

Division 4. Korean Social and Personality Psychology Association

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • Korean Psychological Association member
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 30,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in a masters program in psychology and related field.
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 20,000

Division 5. Korean Society for developmental Psychology

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in psychology (related majors: Paedology, Child welfare, Educational psychology, Introduction to special education, Study of family management, Pedagogy, Psychotherapy, Play psychotherapy, Art psychotherapy etc.)
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 40,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in or has obtained a bachelors or masters degree in psychology or relevant field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 30,000

Division 6. Korean Society for Cognitive and Biological Psychology

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in psychology
    • A person who obtained an bachelors degree in psychology and has been recommended by 2 or more regular members who have held their membership for 5 or more years
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in a major relevant to psychology
    • A person who has been recommended by the division chair as an essential figure for the development of the society, after being voted by the board of directors of the division In this case, the minutes from the board of directors meeting of the division must be attached.
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 25,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in or has obtained a bachelors or masters degree in psychology or relevant field
    • A person who has a vocational degree in a psychology related field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 10,000

Division 7. Korean Association of Culture and Social Issues

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in psychology
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 25,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in or has obtained a masters degree in psychology or relevant field
    • A person who has a vocational degree in a psychology related field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 10,000

Division 8. Korean Health Psychological Association

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in psychology
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 50,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in or has obtained a masters degree in psychology or relevant field
    • A person who has a vocational degree in a psychology related field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 30,000

Division 9. Korean Society for Woman Psychology

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in woman psychology or relevant field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 30,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in or has obtained a masters degree in psychology or relevant field
    • A person who has a vocational degree in a psychology related field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 20,000

Division 10. Korean Society for Consumer Advertising Psychology

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in consumer advertising psychology or relevant field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 50,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in a bachelors or masters degree in psychology or relevant field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 30,000

Division 11. Korean School Psychology Association

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in psychology or relevant field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 30,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in or has obtained a masters degree in school psychology or relevant field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 10,000

Division 12. The Korean Association of Psychology and Law

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in psychology
    • A person who obtained an bachelors degree in psychology and has been recommended by 2 or more regular members who have held their membership for 5 or more years
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in a major relevant to psychology
    • A person who has been recommended by the division chair as an essential figure for the development of the society, after being voted by the board of directors of the division In this case, the minutes from the board of directors meeting of the division must be attached.
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 40,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in or has obtained a bachelors or masters degree in psychology or relevant field
    • A person who has a vocational degree in a psychology related field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 30,000

Division 13. Korean Society of Addiction Psychology

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in psychology
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 30,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in or has obtained a bachelors or masters degree in psychology or relevant field
    • A person who has a vocational degree in a psychology related field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 10,000

Division 14. Korean Society of Coaching Psychology

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in psychology
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 40,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in or has obtained a bachelors or masters degree in psychology or relevant field
    • A person who has a vocational degree in a psychology related field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 20,000

Division 15. Korean Society of Psychological Measurement and Assessment

Regular member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who obtained a masters or higher degree in psychology
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 20,000
Associate member
  • Requirements for membership
    • A person who is in or has obtained a bachelors or masters degree in psychology or relevant field
    • A person who has a vocational degree in a psychology related field
  • The annual fee for membership
    KRW 10,000