For Osteopaths


We are delighted that you have chosen to join the Institute of Osteopathy (iO).

Your membership affords you access to a wealth of support and advice, and we pride ourselves on providing a first-class service.

Along with the individual support you can expect from the team, your membership is an investment in our work to support, unite, develop the profession, and promote the value of osteopathic practice to the health of the nation.

You may be asked for your membership number when contacting us or when accessing some of your many membership benefits. Please note that you can find this at the top of your member email correspondence.



We offer a range of insurance cover designed to protect you, your practice and your patients- backed by friendly, expert advice and support.
These resources provide a helpful visual summary of clinical guidelines and referral pathways, including recommendations from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), that can be downloaded and used as a quick reference guide for use in clinic and as a CPD resource.
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CPD and Peer Hub
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Graduate Hub
Advice and support for the early years of your career - from finding a position, what to expect from working as an associate to building your list
Find and contact your nearest Regional Society


NHS Matters
For those interested in engaging with local NHS services, this section provides information and advice on NHS matters.
For information on Insurance, legal assistance, support for graduates, classified adverts and supplier discounts
Clinical Development
How to develop your career, including CPD, Osteopathic Opportunities and the iO members forum


Practice Development
A wealth of information and resources to support your practice - from our business development guide and advice on marketing your practice, to Principle/Associate agreements and patient record cards.
Osteopathy Today
Osteopathy Today is the iO’s membership magazine. It provides the osteopathic community with news, events, CPD and much more . . .
The iO's Patient Charter
The Patient Charter has been adopted by the Institute of Osteopathy (iO) as a statement of best practice for the osteopathic profession


The Osteopathic Development Group is a forum for collaboration where the main institutions and organisational bodies in osteopathy come together with the purpose to consider the future development of the profession.  
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Your Membership Documents
This section includes important information in regards to your membership. Please take the time to read through and understand the documents. Please use your membership log in details to access this page.

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