Acts and Regulations

The College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO) regulates its members in the public interest in accordance with the Psychotherapy Act, 2007 and the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991 (RHPA) and the regulations and by-laws made under these Acts.

Members of CRPO are expected to understand and comply with the professional, legal and ethical requirements governing their practise.


Psychotherapy Act, 2007
Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991
Personal Health Information Protection Act, 2004

Regulations Under the Psychotherapy Act, 2007

Professional Misconduct Regulation
Quality Assurance Regulation
Registration Regulation


CRPO’s By-laws guide the operations of the College and its Council.

CRPO By-laws