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Simon Milton - Professional Officer

The Council is increasingly concerned that the content of client records is significantly below the accepted professional standard.

04/06/2019
Associate Professor Chris Wilcox - Deputy President

Mandatory reporting is just that, mandatory.  It is not optional.

04/06/2019
Simon Milton - Professional Officer

Private practice psychologists are often tempted to offer couple therapy to appease referrers and potential clients despite having little or no training in the area.

04/06/2019
Gail Purkis - President

Boundary violations are one of the most common reasons why complaints are made about practitioners and one of the most potentially damaging experiences for clients.

04/06/2019

The 2017/18 Annual Report of the Psychology Council is now available.

The 2017/18 annual report is structured in three parts:

25/02/2019
Simon Milton, Professional Officer, HPCA

Recruitment of Professional Members to the Psychology Council

27/08/2018
Ms Miriam Wyzenbeek, Former Professional Officer HPCA

The Psychology Council of NSW (the Council) is a statutory authority whose functions include dealing with complaints and health and performance notifications about psychologists in relation to inci

26/06/2018
Ms Miriam Wyzenbeek, Former Professional Officer, HPCA

We frequently receive complaints from individuals who have requested from their current or prior treating psychologist access to their client record, but for whatever reason, this request has been

26/06/2018
Simon Milton, Professional Officer, HPCA

Supervisors play a key role in the training and assessment of the psychological competencies required to become a registered psychologist.

26/06/2018
Associate Professor Bill Warren, Deputy President, Psychology Council of NSW

In the early 1990s I was invited to join a working committee of the then NSW Psychologists Registration Board.

26/06/2018