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The British Association of Hand Therapists (BAHT) is a registered UK charity and clinical interest group for anyone interested in the rehabilitation of hands. We aim to support our members in their professional development as hand therapists, including the progression of specialist knowledge, clinical skills and their understanding of the profession.

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Types of Membership

FULL MEMBERSHIP:

Full membership of BAHT is open to all HCPC registered physiotherapists and occupational therapists based in the United Kingdom.

Benefits of Full membership are:

  • An annual subscription to 'Hand Therapy', a peer reviewed scientific journal - please note that student members will receive an electronic rather than a hard copy of the journal.
  • Discounts on BAHT accredited courses.
  • BAHT annual conference, joining every 3 years with the British Society for Surgeons of the Hand.
  • Bursaries to help pay for conference and courses.
  • Research grants
  • Access to a network of other hand therapists for advice, support and debate through a website forum.
  • The opportunity to attend educational meetings around the UK at BAHT-affiliated regional groups.
  • Regular news and updates from the hand therapy world through our E-Bulletin and our close links to the European and International Hand Therapy Federations.
  • Affiliations with EFSHT and IFSHT through BAHT's membership status.

 

OVERSEAS FULL MEMBERSHIP 

For registered occupational therapists and physiotherapists practicing outside the United Kingdom.

Benefits of Membership:

  • An annual subscription to 'Hand Therapy', a peer reviewed scientific journal - please note that student members will receive an electronic rather than a hard copy of the journal.
  • Discounts on BAHT accredited courses.
  • BAHT annual conference, joining every 3 years with the British Society for Surgeons of the Hand.
  • Bursaries to help pay for conference and courses.
  • Research grants
  • Access to a network of other hand therapists for advice, support and debate through a website forum.
  • The opportunity to attend educational meetings around the UK at BAHT-affiliated regional groups.
  • Regular news and updates from the hand therapy world through our E-Bulletin and our close links to the European and International Hand Therapy Federations.
  • Affiliations with EFSHT and IFSHT through BAHT's membership status.

 

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP:

Associate membership is available for surgeons, students, therapy technicians and assistants.

Benefits of Membership are:

  • An annual electronic subscription to 'Hand Therapy', a peer reviewed scientific journal.
  • Discounts on BAHT accredited courses.
  • BAHT annual conference, joining every 3 years with the British Society for Surgeons of the Hand.
  • Access to a network of other hand therapists for advice, support and debate through a website forum.
  • The opportunity to attend educational meetings around the UK at BAHT-affiliated regional groups.
  • Regular news and updates from the hand therapy world through our E-Bulletin and our close links to the European and International Hand Therapy Federations.
  • Affiliations with EFSHT and IFSHT through BAHT's membership status.