21 Dec 2017

Important Announcement: Proclamation of the Controlled Act of Psychotherapy

The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers has learned that long-awaited legislative changes concerning psychotherapy will be proclaimed in force on December 30, 2017.

These important developments affect members who practise psychotherapy and/or those who wish to use the title “psychotherapist”.

For details on this important proclamation,

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21 Nov 2017

Fall 2017 Perspective Now Available Online

The College is pleased to announce that the fall 2017 issue of Perspective can now be viewed on the Perspective website.

In this issue…

Message from the Registrar – The Role of the College
Membership Renewal: An Important Reminder 
3 Ways to Connect with the College on Social Media
New Council Roster for 2017/18
Practice Notes: Professional and Ethical: Communication Technology Practices and Policies for a Digital World
Discipline Decision Summaries…
And much more!

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03 Nov 2017

Social workers in Ontario – salaries and job satisfaction survey

The Ontario Association of Social Workers (OASW) is conducting a province-wide online survey to gather information about current social work salaries and job satisfaction across sectors of practice in Ontario. The collection and analysis of this data is crucial to better understanding what needs to be done to address these inequities,…

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02 Nov 2017

Renewing Your College Membership

This year’s renewal period will begin in early November. You will be sent a notice via email once the College’s member renewal period is open.

Members will be able to renew their membership and pay their annual fee through the College’s online member services in early November. The deadline to complete your membership renewal is December 31,

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27 Oct 2017

Important Notice – Scheduled Online Maintenance

The College’s Public Register and online services will be down for regularly scheduled service from Saturday, October 28th at 8 p.m. until Sunday, October 29th at noon. During this time, you will be unable to access the College’s Public Register and online services, which includes sending email, fax or voicemail to the College….

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26 Oct 2017

Survey Regarding Clinical Supervision of Registered Psychotherapists

The College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario is gathering information regarding  the skills, knowledge and experience needed to provide effective clinical supervision. We are asking for the assistance of members of the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers who are supervising, or have supervised registered psychotherapists within their registration process.  …

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