As of January 4, 2021, CRPO’s application system will be offline for system improvements and will remain offline until late January, 2021. This means applicants have a choice to make about when to submit their applications. Get all the information you need here.
Attention ALL Applicants
Complete online self-assessment tool.
Create user account on member management system.
Complete Professional Practice & Jurisprudence e-Learning Module.
Submit application for registration once you have substantially completed your education and training in psychotherapy,
meaning you are either in your final semester, you have completed 90% of your program (including coursework and practica),
or you’ve completed your program but not your thesis.
Application reviewed by staff (including possible follow-up).
The review stage can take 4 – 5 months, particularly if the applicant is not coming from an education program recognized by CRPO.
Application approved by staff OR referred to Registration Committee for review.
Qualifying registrant submits request to transfer to Registered Psychotherapist category.
Certificate of Registration issued: Registered Psychotherapist category.