Credentialing Requirements

To qualify for the Canadian Register of Health Service Psychologists credential, you must meet the following criteria:

  1. Be registered, certified, or licensed for the independent practice of psychology in the province or territory in which the person practices.
  2. Have a doctorate degree acceptable to the regulatory organization in the province or territory in which you practice.
  3. Have two years of acceptable supervised experience in psychological health service of which at least one year is post-doctoral and one year (may be a post-doctoral year) is in an organized health service setting. (total minimum: 3000 hours); or have attained four years (total minimum: 6,000 hours) of acceptable psychological health service experience.

For more detailed requirements, please download Credentialing Requirements.

To learn more about credentialing requirements, please contact us at info@crhsp.ca or 819-771-1441.