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FRMP Practitioner Register

Join the FRMP Practitioner Register

The Family Reconciliation and Mediation Program (FRMP) provides brokerage funding which enables young people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness to access a range of therapeutic interventions. These interventions support young people on their journey towards:

  • staying or returning home, if safe and appropriate, and/or
  • recovering from trauma related to family conflict and breakdown, and/or
  • connecting/reconnecting with family or other natural supports

Interventions are provided by suitably qualified private practitioners who are listed on the state-wide FRMP Private Practitioner Register.

We are seeking Expressions of Interest from the following practitioners to join our register:

  • Animal Assisted Therapists
  • Art and Music Therapists
  • Counsellors
  • Dance and Movement Therapists
  • Family Therapists
  • Family Mediators
  • Mental Health Social Workers
  • Mental Health Nurses
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Psychologists
  • Psychotherapists

Requirements to join the Private Practitioner Register

To be included in the FRMP Private Practitioner Register, private practitioners are required to provide a current CV as well as proof of the following:

  • Relevant qualification (see list above)
  • Proof of registration with the relevant professional board or association (listed below)
  • Current Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Current Police Check (completed no more than three months prior to application date)
  • Current Working with Children Check or Victorian Institute of Teaching Registration and commitment to working within a child safe environment 
  • Relevant work experience (At least 2 years’ experience working with young people with multiple and complex needs)


How to apply

If you are interested and committed in providing professional services to young people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, we would love to hear from you.

Please download and complete the Expression of Interest Form for Private Practitioners, and forward to along with all supporting documents.

Please note only scanned documents will be accepted.


Acceptable Association  Minimum Level 
AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency) & Psychology Board of Australia
Full Membership
Counsellors and Psychotherapist
ACA (Australian Counselling Association)

Level 3

PACFA (Psychotherapy & Counselling Federation of Australia)

Clinical Membership

ARCAP (The Australian Register of Counsellors and Psychotherapists)

Division A: Clinical Registrants, or Division B: Level 2

Family Therapist
AAFT (The Australian Association of Family Therapies)
Clinical Membership
Family Mediator
MSB (Mediator Standards Board) Registered under the National Mediator Accreditation System
Art Therapist ANZACATA (The Australian, New Zealand & Asian Creative Arts Therapies Association)
Professional category
Music Therapist
AMTA (Australian Music Therapy Association)
Professional registration as a practicing member
Dance and Movement Therapist
DMTAA (Dance and Movement Therapy Association of Australasia) Professional category
Mental Health Social Worker
AMHSW (Australian Mental Health of Social Workers)
Accredited Mental Health Social Worker registered with Medicare
Mental Health Nurse
Australian College of Mental Health Nurses (ACMHN) Credentialed Mental Health Nurse
Occupational Therapist AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency) Accredited Occupational Therapist

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