Become a Member of McKenzie Institute Australia

The McKenzie Institute Australia is proud to be part of the The McKenzie Institute International  global network.  Set yourself apart and join a community of clinicians who advocates to keep learning and improving patient care through the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy. 

The McKenzie Institute Australia strives to: 

  • share information on the latest advances in MDT;  
  • deliver the MDT Education Program at discounted membership rates;
  • promote the knowledge and expertise of its members; and 
  • connect and engage with patients and clinicians.

Benefits of MIA membership

  • Discounts on course registration fee as follows:
    • 10% discount for Part B - D courses for Associate or Student members
    • 50% discount for Part A - D courses for Credentialed and Diplomate members 
    • 15% discount on the registration fee of the Annual Education Weekend
    • 50% discount on the registration fee of the online Case Manager
  • Discount on resources available to purchase via the MIA Online Shop, which includes the latest version of the Part A-D manuals
  • Access to the online archive of the MDT World Press newsletter
  • Post a job or look for positions vacant on the MIA employment page 
  • An optional subscription to the Journal of Manipulative and Manual Therapy (JMMT) published five times per year - (Note: an additional subscription fee does apply)
  • Full (Credentialed and Diplomate) and Distinguished Members also receive: 
    • Voting rights at the AGM, and,
    • Complimentary listing on the online Clinician Locator*, which is regularly used by both patients and doctors to find MDT trained clinicians in their local area.

* In order to maintain their listing on the Clinician Locator, clinicians must be a Full (Credentialed and Diplomate) or Distinguished member and meet the ongoing CPD requirement of 10 MDT CPD points every three years.


Membership Categories and Criteria

Student Member 

  • Student member status will be assigned by the MIA upon meeting the criteria stated below
  • Must be a final year undergraduate student in a health profession eligible to attend MDT courses  
  • Must have completed at least Part A of the MDT Education Program

Associate Member 

  • Must be a qualified health professional
  • Must have completed at least Part A of the MDT Education Program
  • Has not yet completed the McKenzie Institute International Credentialing Exam

Full Member (Credentialed or Diplomate)

  • Must be a qualified health professional
  • Must have successfully completed Parts A-D of the MDT Education Program and the McKenzie Institute International Credentialing Exam

Distinguished Member

  • Appointed at the discretion of the McKenzie Institute Board of Directors
  • For a person who has been eminent in the field of MDT and have provided distinguished service to the McKenzie Institute Australia  

Join Now 

Membership of the McKenzie Institute Australia is for the calendar year - 1 January to 31 December. 

The annual fee for each membership category is shown in the table below.  Membership fees are due in full at the time of application or renewal. 

The Journal of Manual and Manipulative Therapy (JMMT) is the official membership peer journal of The McKenzie Institute International and its branches.  JMMT regularly publishes MDT-related research.  Subscribing is optional and is an opportunity to support and promote the MDT approach around the world.  An individual JMMT subscription costs approx US$250 ... but as a MIA member you only pay AU$77.00 (inc GST).   

Please allow up to 48 hours for your membership of the MIA to be approved.  


 

Associate Member

Must be a qualified health professional who has completed at least Part A of the MDT Education Program, but has NOT completed the Credentialing Exam

$65.00

Full Member - Credentialed

Must be a qualified health professional who has successfully completed Parts A-D of the MDT Education Program AND the Credentialing Exam

$165.00

Full Member - Diplomate

Must be a qualified health professional having completed Parts A-D of the MDT Education Program, the Credentialing Exam AND Diploma in MDT

$165.00