Psychotherapy Provider vs. Complementary/Alternative Service

Psychotherapy providers

PM includes providers of Psychotherapy Services that meet the criteria of the Ontario Psychotherapy Act (2007). This includes the following professions:

Complementary/Alternative services

Many talented and helpful providers and practitioners of a wide range of services are not specifically licensed to offer psychotherapy services or choose not to provide psychotherapy.

PM includes Complementary/alternative services such as:

Why do we suggest regulated professionals?

*We usually use the word College to refer to an educational institution, like a Community College. The word College is used here to describe a self-regulatory institution set up by Provincial law.

If you want to receive help from any one of these practitioners, we want you to be informed and aware. Always ask about credentials and registrations to check.