BAPAM Directory Online Application Form

Please ensure you have read this guidance before applying to join the BAPAM Directory.

If you have any questions about joining the Directory or would prefer to receive the application form by email, please contact or call us on 020 8167 4775 .

Your progress will be saved if you go offline and return to the form later. However, we advise you to read through the questions in advance and have copies of the following documents ready to upload:

1. Professional qualification and professional accreditation certificates
2. Current professional registration certificate
3. Up-to-date professional indemnity insurance certificate, covering all your health care work, including private, charitable, and NHS roles
4. DBS certificate issued within the last 3 years, or provide information we can check using the online DBS Update Service. Alternatively, we can arrange an enhanced DBS check for you if you cover the administration fee (currently £52 from DDC)
5. If your practice address is your own premises, your public liability insurance certificate
6. Evidence of CPD, relevant to providing health support in the performing arts
7. Your CV (optional – you can also provide employment details on the form)

Your application will be processed by a BAPAM administrator, an appropriate clinician and our Medical Director. We will contact you if we need any further information and, where possible, support you in meeting any additional requirements.

BAPAM Directory Application Form


Personal Contact Details (for admin use only)

The email address you would like BAPAM to use when contacting you.
Your home address. You can provide details about your practice locations on the next page.

Practice Contact Details and Premises

Practice email address shared with patients and clients.
If you practise at more than one location please include all addresses. We do not publish your full practice address online but provide location information such region, nearest towns, borough etc.
If they are your own premises, please upload a copy of your public liability insurance certificate at the end of the form.

About Your Work

Branches of healthcare in which you practise. Please check the list of professions included in the BAPAM Directory and our required criteria.
Please include your main clinical qualifications and tell us about any additional relevant specialist training.
You must have your own complaints procedure. A template, which you may adapt for your own use, is provided here: Practitioner Complaints Procedure Template
You may upload your CV at the end of the form instead of completing this field.
Please upload evidence showing that you take part in ongoing CPD e.g. examples of course certificates. We do not need to see certificates for every course you attend.
E.g. musicians (any specific instruments?), dancers, vocalists, musical theatre, circus, actors, technicians.
E.g. Manual Therapy, X-ray/scan, Therapeutic injections, Splints/equipment modification, Ultrasound, Performance technique, Exercise, Surgery. Psychosocial practitioners which therapeutic modalities are you trained in and experienced using?
BAPAM is committed to equality and supporting positive experiences in healthcare settings. Some clients may wish to seek support from someone of a particular background or with specific experience and training. Ethnicity, languages spoken, gender identity, sexual orientation and other factors may be relevant to them. Is there any additional information about you as an individual, or your practice, that you would like us to include in the BAPAM Directory to help clients who are looking for a particular profile?
e.g. Special interest groups. Peer support/information networks. Osteopaths – are you a member of OPACA?
If you see patients on the NHS, what is the referral pathway (e.g. how do NHS GPs find you using eRS)?


E.g. regular/flexible; weekly/twice-weekly. Do you suggest a minimum number of sessions for individual clients?

Equality monitoring data (admin use only)


You can upload documents below or email them to
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If you are registered with the update service, we can check your DBS status online using this number, your surname and date of birth, which must match those on the certificate. More information: DBS Update Service
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If you would like us to add a photograph of you to your listing please upload a jpg, png or gif format image (max 5mb).

Drop us a line

BAPAM is a Registered Charity No. 1167785
Contact us:

London Office and Clinic

British Association for Performing Arts Medicine
7-9 Breams Buildings, London, EC4A 1DT



020 8167 4775