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To join as a member click the buttons below. Once you enter your payment details, you’ll be asked what options you want to add. 

Individual membership options

Full Membership

Full benefits
$ 37 Monthly
  • Live monthly calls
  • Suggested reading list
  • Reading Group
  • Support, guidance and accountability
  • Logo use (full)
  • Online community
  • Member training
  • Book Box (x1)
  • Add your spouse

Membership + Books

Membership plus Book Box
$ 67 Monthly
  • Live monthly calls
  • Suggested reading list
  • Reading Group
  • Support, guidance and accountability
  • Logo use
  • Online community
  • Member training program
  • Book Box (x1)
  • Add your spouse

Annual payment options also available

Household Membership

Full benefits plus a required reading delivered
$ 82 Monthly
  • Live monthly calls
  • Suggested reading list
  • Reading Group
  • Support, guidance and accountability
  • Logo use (full)
  • Online community
  • Member training
  • Book Box (x1)
  • Add your spouse
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Member Benefits

Live monthly calls

Our live monthly calls are interactive times together. Each call has a different goal, from membership updates, to local news, case studies and counselling training.

Professional Development

To serve as many people as possible as well as we can requires ongoing development. This includes opportunities to read, listen, interact and share.

Conference Recordings

All members also get full access to all previous GCI conference video, recordings, and powerpoint slides.

Reading Group

Members are also invited to join our reading group. Each month, we join live call to discuss the book of the month and share our observations.

Additional development member benefits

Development and accredited members also get the following benefits.

Support, Guidance and Accountability

Help when you need it in your training, counselling cases, and accountability to help you remain faithful to scripture and Christ's purpose in the lives of those you serve.

Logo Use

Development and accredited members are involved in counselling individuals. Growth Counselling Institute provides support and accountability and stands behind our members. Use our logo to provide assurance to those you serve.

Online Community

It's easy to find yourself alone while trying to help others. The online community is a way to quickly get help, share experiences and connect with others.

Training Program

Growth Counselling Institute provides training specific to the Australasian culture, ensuring counsellors are knowledgable of the word of God and accepted counselling practice and ethics.

Expand your membership

Book Box

Part of the Growth Counselling Institute Counselling training includes required reading. The book box delivers one new book in this required reading list each month, aligning with the reading calls. This helps spread the cost of required books over 24 months as well as a suggested reading schedule, executive summary and more

Add your spouse

Couples who engage in biblical counselling have additional ministry opportunities with married couples. Rather than purchasing a second membership, simply add your spouse to your membership and save.

These add-on’s can be added to any membership level above. 

These can be added at the time of purchase or from within the members portal.

Book Box

Get the book of the month automatically
$ 29 Monthly
  • Get the book of the month delivered to your door each month
  • Book arrives two weeks before reading begins
  • Exclusive executive summary of the book
  • Reading plan to spread your reading through the month
  • Printed reading response to help you summarize your reading
  • Exclusive GCI Bookmark
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Spouse

Add your spouse as a member at the same level as you
$ 20 Monthly
  • Full access to all the same member benefits
  • One simple price at the same level as you
  • Share books, login individually

Annual payment options also available

The Book Box Membership add-on is created in partnership with Gracebooks New Zealand, and will be shipped directly from Grace Books.

The Book Box Membership price above includes postage. 

If you receive a book you already have, you can keep it and give it away. Alternatively, return it to Grace Books and exchange it for another book you don’t have from a previous shipment or a $25 store credit. You will need to pay postage for any returns and returns must be completed within 7 days.

Bundles

You can start with any of the options above and add the add-ons as you go. However, the following are popular bundles available at the time you join which also save a little money. 

Ultimate Development

Everything you need to become a biblical counsellor
$ 67 Monthly
  • Development Membership
  • Book Box
  • Add your spouse

Household Development

Invest in your whole family
$ 82 Monthly
  • Development Membership
  • Book Box
  • Add your spouse