President’s Message

In my role as President of Council, I want to express my appreciation to the members of the College of Psychologists of Ontario and the public who give of their skills and time to fulfill the regulatory work of the College. 

 

Preparing for Applied Behavour Analysis (ABA) Update

We are one step closer to welcoming Behaviour Analysts to the College. Proposed Regulation amendments, which will enable the College to regulate the profession of Applied Behaviour Analysis, have been circulated for comment.

 

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Update

The College remains committed to the principles of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) and to  incorporating EDI into all aspects of the College’s work and its regulatory processes and encouraging the same within the larger profession.

 

Information From the Practice Advice Service

The Practice Advice Service provides information to College members and members of the public r relevant Legislation, Regulations, Standards of Professional Conduct, 2017, and other Guidelines. Answers are provided by College staff in response to specific inquiries and may not be applicable or generalized to all circumstances. Information is provided to support College members in exercising their professional judgment and is not an appropriate substitute for advice from a qualified legal professional.

 

Changes to the Register

The College would like to congratulate those Psychologist and Psychological Associate members who have received Certificates of Registration since July 2022.

 

Quality Assurance News

Working within the statutory requirements established for all Health Regulatory Colleges in Ontario; the College views its Quality Assurance Programs as a means of supporting members in maintaining their knowledge and skills throughout their careers.