This application is normally appropriate for a psychologist who has been registered or licensed continuously for autonomous practice and is in good standing, and:
- has been practising psychology continuously for the five years preceding the date of this application, and the registration/licence is in a jurisdiction
a) with which the College has entered into a written reciprocity agreement; or
b) that has requirements substantially equivalent to those of the College for a certificate of registration for a psychologist authorizing autonomous practice; or
- holds a current Certificate of Professional Qualification (CPQ) awarded by the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB); or
- is registered in a Canadian jurisdiction, and
a) has a doctoral degree from a program of study accredited by the Canadian Psychological Association or the American Psychological Association; or
b) is listed with the Canadian Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology or the National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology; or
c) such registration was obtained after July 31, 2003 and was based upon an evaluation of the core competencies agreed upon and identified in the Mutual Recognition Agreement among the Canadian psychology regulators.
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Please mail the completed form and the application fee of $100 CND to:
The College of Psychologists of Ontario
110 Eglinton Avenue W, Suite 500
Toronto, Ontario M4R 1A3
NOTE: Applications must be submitted by mail as we cannot accept fax or e-mail applications at this time.