Application Package

As required by the Regulations, the following information is important to prospective applicants:

The Psychologists Act (2005) (http://www.assembly.nl.ca/legislation/sr/annualstatutes/2012/1224.chp.htm) is the legislation in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador act which governs the practice of Psychology in the province and outlines the mandate under which the Newfoundland and Labrador Psychology Board operates.

The Psychology Regulations (http://assembly.nl.ca/Legislation/sr/Regulations/rc961129.htm) provide further definition to the regulation of the Practice of Psychology in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Psychologists are governed by the Canadian Psychological Association Code of Ethics (http://www.cpa.ca/docs/File/Ethics/cpa_code_2000_eng_jp_jan2014.pdf).  This Code articulates ethical principles, values, and standards to guide all Psychologists in Newfoundland and Labrador.

The Standards of Professional Conduct is the Code of Conduct against which the professional conduct of a Psychologist is measured

An Application form must be completed if a person wishes to apply for registration with the Newfoundland and Labrador Board

This Reference form must be completed by three referees who can attest to an applicants suitability for registration. Three references are required from each applicant and two of these must be completed by Registered Psychologists.