CPCA Approved Education Providers 

All Canadian Universities recognized by the government who provide degree level education in Counselling, Counselling Psychology or Psychotherapy are recognized by the CPCA.

Please note: Education Institutions listed on this website have demonstrated that the program offered is sufficient to meet the minimum education requirements for application for membership. Education providers are listed alphabetically not by ranking and inclusion on this page is not an endorsement or promotion of one program over another.

Bexson Training InstituteBriercrest Logo   

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  Maritime Business CollegePreviously known as Success College in Halifax, NS

  Pacific LIfe Bible College

 Rhodes Wellness College

Stenberg College


Transformational Arts College

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 Continuing Education/Professional Development 
"Continuing Education/Professional Development" in fulfillment of renewal requirements will meet the following criteria:
Learning or instruction in counselling, counselling psychology, psychology, or psychotherapy theory and/or research; therapeutic modalities; clinical techniques, interventions, or strategies for implementation in the therapy session; structured program for certification in a therapeutic specialty (e.g,. EMDR, DBT, EFT, Sandtray, etc). Professionally relevant development of Self specific to authentic and effective engagement in providing mental health services. 
We encourage counellors to align their continuing education and professional development with the CPCA Counselling Core Competencies.
Third party verification required.
Approved CE providers for CPCA members

 Theory and skills development courses for mental health professionals that enhance 

"excellence in competence" 


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Free Ethics Course for CPCA Members 

Crisis & Trauma Resources Institute 

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Daybreak Therapy & Training


Jack Hirose logo

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 Global Alignment


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William & Associates

Traumatology Institute Logo Prerequisties for Trauma Training


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Regulatory Colleges 



The transitional Council of the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO) is the governing body of a new health regulatory college, currently under development in Ontario. The College will be established under the Psychotherapy Act, 2007 and the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991(RHPA).

Mission Statement

Working together to promote and support
competency in clinical counselling & psychotherapy.