Additional submissions for files scheduled for review by the Registration Committee must be received 10 days in advance of the meeting date.
If you are submitting an application for registration for the first time please note: new applications for either Supervised Practice or Interim Autonomous Practice are first reviewed by the Registrar, not the Registration Committee.
If you are currently
fully registered to practice as a psychologist or psychological associate in
another Canadian province or in the North West Territories (NWT), you may apply
for a certificate authorizing autonomous practice as a psychologist or
psychological associate in Ontario.
Once you have
successfully completed the College’s Jurisprudence and Ethics Examination
(JEE), the College will issue you with a certificate authorizing autonomous
practice as a psychologist or psychological associate in Ontario.
However, if you wish to practice psychology in Ontario
prior to passing the JEE, in your application you may request that the
College issue you with a certificate authorizing interim autonomous
practice which will allow you to practise psychology as a psychologist or
psychological associate in Ontario without supervision for a period of up to
twelve months while you prepare to pass the JEE. Upon successful completion
of the JEE, the College will issue you with the certificate authorizing
autonomous practice as a psychologist or psychological associate.
The Jurisprudence and Ethics Examination (JEE) is a written
examinations that applicants who are currently registered to practice
elsewhere in Canada are required to pass in order to obtain a certificate
of registration authorizing autonomous practice. It is a 60-item multiple
choice examination that focuses on legislation, regulations, standards,
guidelines, and codes of ethics, applicable to the practice of psychology
in Ontario. The College administers the JEE on two occasions a year – each
Spring and each Fall – at several examination centers in the
The College recommends that candidates review
the preparatory information outlined in the document entitled Preparing to take the Jurisprudence and Ethics Examination
which may be found in the Resources section of the College’s
As well as the list of relevant Legislation
and Standards: Legislation, Standards and Guidelines Relevant to
Additionally, detailed information about the
JEE including (but not limited to) an Examination Blueprint of the
content of the examination, pass point and scoring, number of attempts
permitted, and examination accommodations is outlined in the Examinations
section of the Registration Guidelines: Interim Autonomous
Practice: The Supervision Resource Manual also includes some
information on how candidates can prepare to take the JEE.Frequently Asked Questions: Registration
Examinations includes answers to frequently asked JEE questions.
you have any questions or concerns about a Registration Committee decision, you
may contact the College directly to speak with a Registration Assistant, or you
may e-mail the College at firstname.lastname@example.orgIf you disagree
with a decision of the Registration Committee you have the right to appeal the
decision to the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board (HPARB). You must write directly to HPARB within 30 days of receiving the Registration
Committee’s decision letter. HPARB may be contacted at the
address below: Health Professions Appeal and Review Board151
Bloor Street West, 9th FloorToronto, ON, M5S 1S4Telephone:
416-327-8512Toll Free: 1-866-282-2179TTY/TDD: 416-326-7TTY or
416-326-7889 1-877-301-0TTY or 1-877-301-0889 Fax: 416-327-8524E-mail: email@example.comWebsite: www.hparb.on.ca
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