Accreditation and Professional Licensing


Our Psy.D. program is accredited by the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA). We adhere to all standards, guidelines and policies of CPA.

The program received CPA accreditation in May 2017 and the current term runs from the 2017-2018 academic year to the 2022-2023 academic year. We will submit our application for CPA re-accreditation in June 2022.

The offices of accreditation can be contacted as follows:

Office of Accreditation
Canadian Psychological Association
141 Laurier Ave. West, Suite 702
Ottawa ON K1P 5J3
1-888-472-0657 X328 

Professional Licensing

All core clinical faculty members are Registered Psychologists in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador. The Newfoundland and Labrador Psychology Board (NLPB) regulates the practice of psychology for the safety of the public. Our Graduate Program in Clinical Psychology adheres to the NLPB’s Code of Conduct. The program was developed to meet all of the requirements for registration with the NLPB.