Psychotherapy Update

As of January 1, 2020, the regulation for the controlled act of psychotherapy by occupational therapists has been approved. This permits occupational therapists who meet the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario’s (COTO) requirements, to perform the controlled act of psychotherapy.

To help occupational therapists understand the newly enacted regulation, COTO has the following resources:


The Ontario Society of Occupational Therapists (OSOT) supports your practice and has the following resources: