Frequently asked questions

Learn more about how Psychotherapy Matters can help support your professional practice by browsing our website or viewing some of our Frequently Asked Questions below.

For mental health professionals: How do I join?

Our Become A Member page explains our membership package and the benefits of becoming a part of the Psychotherapy Matters online community. At this time, our membership is limited to therapists and counsellors in Ontario. Our Blog is an excellent source of information for anyone interested in learning about mental health in Canada. If you have any further questions, please Contact Us.

Who is eligible to join?

If you are a Clinical Psychologist, Registered Social Worker or Registered Psychotherapist you can join the Psychotherapy Matters community! Members need to be active, licensed and regulated with their specific professional bodies in Ontario.

How long is the wait for an appointment with a psychiatrist?

This depends on the availability of a matching psychiatrist. In general, the wait is reduced compared to the usual model of care and the consultation is of higher quality because you are there!

What’s included in the membership?

As a member, you receive support from a psychiatrist, possible connections with local physicians, an advantage over other competing therapists, access to recommended resources, educational webinars, the supervision program and much more.