Join NAPT.


Individuals and institutional members in each category are entitled to the full list of membership benefits and may vote in NAPT elections and hold office. The membership year runs from January 1 through December 31.

The following dues levels are in effect for the upcoming membership year:

 Type of Membership

Online Journal


 Student (please provide name of school being attended, OR if you are working on your Poetry Therapy Certification, the name of your mentor/supervisor)



 Seniors (age 65+, please provide date of birth), Disabled



 Veterans and active service members (please provide  branch of service)









 Half-price options*

New members who join after 6/30 




 Seniors, Disabled



 Veterans and active service members






*Half-year membership period begins 7/1 for those NEW MEMBERS who join at the conference or before 10/1. Please note that no back copies of the Journal or Museletters will be sent.

Membership payments received after 10/1 will be applied to the next  membership  year.

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Institutional Members receive the print version of the Journal for Poetry Therapy.  Academic institutions, health care facilities, businesses and organizations which support NAPT’s mission are encouraged to apply as Institutional Members. Please see the Institutional Membership page for details.


To apply or renew,  complete the membership form above.   
Credit card payment will be required at the time of application or renewal. If you have questions, please contact Mary Johns at


If you cannot use the online form above for any reason, you may also apply for or renew your membership to NAPT by using our Downloadable Membership Application (PDF).

  • Your electronic membership application can be scanned in and emailed to Mary Johns at In addition, please contact Mary Johns at about how to pay for your membership.
  • Your paper membership application and a check written to NAPT can be mailed to The National Association for Poetry Therapy, Inc. c/o 19001 S Richfield Ave, #20, Green Valley, AZ 85614


Has your membership information changed? If so, please send all changes of address, phone, e-mail, etc., to Mary Johns at


If you have questions about membership, please contact Mary Johns at or visit the Membership FAQ page.

"NAPT" The National Association for Poetry Therapy

is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization 

19001 S Richfield Ave, #20

Green Valley, AZ 85614

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