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How do I purchase (or renew) membership?

Joining or Renewing Membership

  • Please login to the site (link in the top right corner of the page)

  • Click on the "Join | Renew" link on the top right of the page (the orange button).
    • If you already have an account, be sure to LOG IN to the site before beginning the joining/renewing process.
  • Choose from among the categories on the Membership Signup and Renewal page
    • Professional = post terminal degree in a health-related field, working in a professional position
    • Student = working towards a degree (bachelors, advanced degree)
    • Affiliate = professional in another non-health-related field, but interested in the scholarship of the society
  • Review the Benefits of Membership 
  • When joining, you gain 365 days of members/access no matter when you join.
  • When renewing, you add 365 days of member access.  (There are not "lost/wasted" days if you renew early.  They just add on.  If you renew late, you get 365 days more of membership from the date of renewal.)

Values-Based Dues

  • Our Values-Based Dues  system is one that allows our members to choose the amount that joining the society is worth to them.

  • We ask that you consider the community and resources offered here when choosing the value of your membership or renewal.
    • Minimum contribution is $15
    • Suggested Dues for Professional: $83
    • Suggested Dues for Student: $40
    • Suggested Dues for Affiliate Members (or general public): $40
  • Follow the prompts to purchase your membership.
  • The "Thank You" Page will appear, with confirmation of credit card processing
  • You will receive an email notification with a receipt as well

Benefits of membership begin immediately!

Problems? Contact us for help.

Other Payment Options


  1. Email us to let us know you are going to use the PayPal membership option, and provide us with this information: Name; Username; Email address; Membership choice (Professional, Student, Affiliate)
  2. Click the link above to pay via PayPal.
  3. Enter the amount that you would like to pay for your membership (min. $15.00)
  4. PayPal emails us to show that you have made a donation, and we will create your website account with the information you provided.
  5. We send you an email notification when your membership has been applied to your account. You will be able to log in and change your password and profile information by following these instructions.

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Please provide the following information:

  • Name
  • Username
  • Email address
  • Membership choice (Professional, Student, Affiliate)
  • Dues amount
  • One of the following payment options:
    • Visa, MasterCard, or AmEx information (card number and expiration date)
    • A check in U.S. dollars made out to "Association for Contextual Behavioral Science"

Please mail this information to:

P.O. Box 655
Jenison, MI 49429

(225)302-8688 (fax)

You will receive an email notification when it is received and your membership is activated.

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