The Discipline Process

The Ontario Registered Psychotherapists Discipline Tribunal (ORPDT) is CRPO’s Discipline Committee established under the Health Professions Procedural Code.

CRPO is responsible for addressing complaints and other concerns about the conduct, competence and capacity of its registrants.

Serious matters involving allegations of professional misconduct or incompetence may be referred to the ORPDT for a hearing.

For detailed information about the discipline process, including guides, rules, and practice directions, please visit the website of the Health Professions Discipline Tribunal.

Current Discipline Hearings

The list below outlines current referrals to the ORPDT, including the details of scheduled hearings.

If you would like to observe a discipline hearing, please email tribunal@opsdt.ca. For more information about hearing openness, privacy, and observing a hearing, visit OPSDT: Practice Direction – Openness.

Jamie Andreyechen

Member Name: Jamie Andreyechen

Registration Number: 005074

Notice of Hearing and Allegations:

Notice of Hearing 

Summary of Allegations

1. The Registrant was found guilty of mischief in relation to recording images and videos of an individual without their knowledge or consent.

Hearing Date: Awaiting scheduling.

Steven Finlay

Member Name: Steven Finlay

Registration Number: 001856

Notice of Hearing and Allegations:

Notice to Hearing 

Summary of Allegations 

1. The Suspended Registrant was found to have engaged in professional misconduct by another regulator.

2. The Suspended Registrant did not disclose to CRPO a proceeding involving another regulator.

Hearing Date: Awaiting scheduling.

Ruwan Jayatunge

Member Name: Ruwan Jayatunge

Registration Number: 004779

Notice of Hearing and Allegations:

Notice of Hearing

Summary of Allegations

1.  The Registrant assumed false identities and made false accusations against a College employee.

Hearing Date: July 5, 2024, proceeding in writing.

Discipline Decisions

The Decision and Reasons arising from each referral to the ORPDT are posted below, following approval by the panel that heard the matter.