Accreditation of the Doctoral Program
The faculty in School Psychology fully support the concept of accreditation. The Ph.D. program in School Psychology (SCPS) is accredited by the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) since 2012. SCPS currently holds probationary accreditation status. The next site visit is expected in 2016-2017.
Canadian Psychological Association (CPA)
141 Laurier Avenue, Suite 702
Ottawa, ON K1P 5J3
As of 2012, CPA and APA (American Psychological Association) signed the First Street Accord, which is a mutual recognition agreement on accreditation. It demonstrated that the APA views the accreditation standards and principles of the CPA as equivalent to the Commission on Accreditation guidelines and principles.