If you are a graduate from one of our accredited schools, you may register as a full member of CSTA.

Membership benefits

  • The letters RCST after your name confer professionalism to your practice.
  • Your details included in our practitioner directory.
  • You may attend and vote at our AGM.
  • Free subscription to our magazine, The Fulcrum.
  • Regular email bulletins.
  • Access to marketing resources including free photos and videos.
  • Discounted workshops to help develop your practice.
  • A competitively-priced group insurance scheme.
  • A comprehensive selection of guidance documents.
  • One-to-one support and advice should an issue arise.

Membership requirements

  • An adequate level of professional indemnity insurance.
  • Eight sessions of supervision during your first two years of membership.
  • Twelve hours of continuing professional development activities each year.
  • A current first aid qualification.
  • Adherence to our Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice.

See below, under Membership information for graduates, for full details about the benefits and requirements of joining the CSTA.

Annual membership fee


New Graduates*

* Reduced fee for first year of membership when joining within eighteen months of graduation date.

Almost everyone involved in the CSTA is a volunteer or near-volunteer, which enables us to keep subscriptions among the lowest for a professional body.

How to apply

We welcome membership applications from graduates of our accredited schools.

Click on the links below to find out more and to download an application form. If you’re not sure how to fill in and sign a PDF form, search “Adobe Fill & Sign” to use a range of free tools, available online and via the app store. However, If you’d prefer to have an application form sent to you by email, please contact our Administrator.

Download application form

If you are unable to download the form, please contact our Administrator to receive via email.

Membership application checklist

 Completed application form
 Certificate of diploma in craniosacral therapy from an accredited school
 Membership fee – please see payment instructions on form
 Copy of current certificate of insurance. If applying for CSTA scheme you must provide a copy of your policy within one month
 Copy of current first aid certificate

Please email form and supporting documents to our Administrator. These can be completed electronically or printed off, scanned and emailed as JPG or PDF.

We also accept applications by post to CSTA, 27 Old Gloucester St, London WC1N.