Only those registered by the College of Psychologists of Ontario are permitted to practice psychology in Ontario or to hold themselves out as qualified to practice in Ontario as a psychologist or psychological associate.
The individuals listed below have been, or are in the process of being, prosecuted under the Psychology Act, 1991, S.O. 1991, c. 38, the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991, S.O. 1991, c. 18, and/or the Provincial Offences Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P.33 for unauthorized activities, or have entered into an agreement with the College to cease unauthorized activity following the initiation of legal action:
Arthur Blank - Ottawa
Susan Clapham - Brockville
Elena Faini AKA Alexis Daniels - Toronto
Richard Glatt - Stittsville (Ottawa)
Stephen Hambly, Ph.D. - Burlington
Terry Orlick - Ottawa
Alexander Polgar, Ph.D., RSW - Toronto
Timothy Quek - Toronto
Barry Rich - Richmond Hill
Mario Caligiure Varano - Toronto
Copies of the relevant court orders in respect of these individuals are available upon written request to the College.
This list is comprised only of those individuals who have come to the attention of the College. Please contact the College if you are aware of any of these or any other individuals who are not registered with the College and are engaging in the practice of psychology or holding themselves out as qualified to practice in Ontario as a psychologist or psychological associate.
Prospective clients and employers are strongly encouraged to use the College website to verify the membership status of every psychological services provider whose services they wish to engage.