What is Choice Therapies?
Choice Therapies is an online and offline community of therapists, who collaborate with each other on holistic health projects, learn together at Choice Therapies training events, and connect with and support each other through the online Choice Therapies community platform.
How can it help you as a practitioner?
Choice Therapies takes care of your marketing and SEO, helping you reach clients more easily through an SEO optimised platform, so you can spend more time doing what you do best, helping your clients! At Choice Therapies, we foster an online and offline holistic community of therapists who are passionate about supporting each other to be the best we can be for ourselves and for our clients. All members have the opportunity to connect with one another through the Choice Therapies forum and on the members pages, attend monthly peer support meetings with guest speakers, so that you can connect with other therapists in a wide range of fields. This is great to be able to refer clients to other services within the community.
How can it help you as a trainee?
Choice Therapies can offer you a place where you can learn from other therapists as you complete your training. You will receive monthly support sessions as well as access to our forum and events. We know as trainee therapists it is often difficult to find clients. At Choice Therapies, we are the only organisation that can allow you to seek and gain clients to train with and to grow your practice.
What does it cost?
For Practitioners there is a £10 per month subscription. This covers your membership, the monthly support sessions, any training that is provided and your very own page to secure clients. You also have access to the forum, where you can share your knowledge and seek support yourself; you have the ability to write Blogs that are featured in Choice Words, a client facing blog that gives you a space to share your thoughts and really make you stand out to clients. You also have access to The Reading Room, a therapist to therapist platform where you can share articles you have written with your peers or provide interesting reading that you have found.
For Trainees, there is also a £10 per month subscription. This covers your membership, the monthly support sessions, any training that is provided and your very own page to secure clients. You also have access to the forum, where you can join in conversations and ask for help with topics. You also have access to The Reading Room, a therapist to therapist platform where you can read articles or other interesting reading from other therapists.
How do I join?
You can click on the sign-up button on the Choice Therapies website and this will take you to a sign up form, where you can subscribe to join the Choice Therapies community. Once you have subscribed you receive a confirmation email explaining what documents we need from you in order to complete the verification process so that you can start editing your profile and reaching clients.
What does the verification process involve?
Once you have signed up, we will ask you to provide a copy of your qualification certificate, insurance certificate, and your registration number(s) for the professional body(ies) that you belong to, relevant to the therapy that you practice. Once these have been verified you will receive full member access to the site so you can start building your member profile.
When will clients be able to see my profile on the Choice Therapies website?
Once you have completed the verification process, you will receive an email including instructions on how to complete your profile. You will need to complete your profile before it goes live to clients. If you need help completing your profile you can contact the support team at
How are my verification documents kept?
As per GDPR law, Choice Therapies ensures that all data you provide is secured in password protected and encrypted storage.
How can I connect with other therapists online through Choice Therapies?
At Choice Therapies our mission is to foster a supportive environment in which therapists from multiple disciplines can learn together, grow together and work together, and become part of a stronger, holistic community. All Choice Therapies members can follow and message other therapists on the Choice Therapies online social members page. Members can also contribute to existing forums or create new forums in the Choice Therapies members space. Full members can write and post blogs on the Choice Therapies Members Blog which are shown in Choice Words as well as contributing to Forum topics.
How can I connect with other therapists offline through Choice Therapies?
At Choice Therapies we believe real connection goes beyond an online network, so we run monthly peer support meetings where you can connect with fellow therapists in real time. We also organise regular training events with guest speakers that bring together our community of therapists in a holistic learning environment.
What happens at the monthly peer support meeting?
All Choice Therapies members are invited to attend monthly peer support meetings, either online or face to face. These meetings are an opportunity to build connections, learn from each other, and feel like part of a community. Each meeting includes a presentation from a guest speaker, as well as opportunities for members to connect and be an active part of shaping the future of Choice Therapies. PLEASE NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 situation, all monthly support meetings and training events will be held online, until we are advised that it is safe to do otherwise.
How can I contribute to Choice Words, the Choice Therapies client facing blog?
All full members are invited to contribute to our client facing blog platform Choice Words so that they can share their thoughts with a larger audience and optimise their online presence. This really sets them apart so that they can reach more clients. All members are also able to post and comment on our Forum to share knowledge and skills and ask for help. Members are also encouraged to upload their own articles and work into The Reading Room that can be shared and read by their peers.
How do I use the Choice Therapies app?
If you are on the go and would like to check in with the Choice Therapies community you can use the Choice Therapies app. The Choice Therapies app by WIX makes it easy for you to read the latest blogs or post one of your own, read and comment on the forum, or check what Choice Therapies events are coming up - all on your smartphone!
How can you contact us?
If you would like to get in touch, you can contact us via the contact form on the website, vIa live chat, or via email at . One of our friendly team members will be in touch with you as soon as they can be.