Become an AIS Diplomate 2017-08-03T10:10:00+00:00

AIS DiplomateBecome a Diplomate

Applying to become a Diplomate of The American Institute of Stress is available to health professionals and other qualified individuals with appropriate evidence of advanced education, research, training, skills or practical experience in a stress related area.


  • Hold a degree or healthcare license
  • Have been in practice or profession for at least 3 years

BenefitsDAIS certificate

  • Collaboration with International Professional Community
  • Quarterly Research Roundup publication
  • Invitation to Speakers Bureau (may require additional training)
  • Stress Specialist Certification and continuing education credits
  • Access to members-only Mastermind/Discussion Groups
  • Discount on annual online conference
  • Subscription to quarterly magazine Contentment and Combat Stress
  • Access to AIS research archives
  • Media spokesperson opportunities
  • Opportunity to contribute to magazines, blogs, and social media
  • Membership certificate and use of DAIS designation
  • Listing in membership directory


Annual Diplomate dues are $195. Dues for active military Service Members are $97.

How to Apply

Step 1: Ensure Eligibility

Step 2: Fill out application

Apply Now

Step 3: Once approved, submit your annual dues

Pay Dues