15 Feb 2018

Professional Practice Update: Psychotherapy, 2018 CCP, and SWSSWPDF

The College has important information for members regarding the proclamation of the controlled act of psychotherapy, the Continuing Competence Program (CCP), and the Social Workers and Social Service Workers Professional Development Fund (SWSSWPDF).

Members have been contacting the Professional Practice Department with many questions about the controlled act of psychotherapy,…

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26 Jan 2018

OCSWSSW Submission re: Proposed Regulations under the CYFSA

The College recently made a submission to the Ministry of Children and Youth Services in response to the proposed regulations under the Child, Youth and Family Services Act, 2017 (CYFSA) relating to requirements for qualifications of Children’s Aid Society staff and adoption/adoption licensing (Proposal Numbers 17-CYS034 and 17-CYS020)….

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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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