My six years on Council (two appointed terms of three years) will conclude on 30 June 2018 – providing an opportunity to reflect on the role of Council and changes in our profession over this perio
The Better Access to Mental Health Care initiative has dramatically expanded the availability of evidence-based psychological services.
The end of June 2018 signifies the end of a very interesting and exciting period in my three-year appointment as President of the Psychology Council of NSW. Dealing with a host of complaints and d
Following extensive review and collaboration between stakeholders, the NSW Government has introduced new Compulsory Third Party (CTP) Green Slip reforms.
The Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (NSW) (National Law) requires practitioners, employers and education providers to report ‘notifiable conduct’, as defined in section 140, to
New Medicare Telehealth Items under the Better Access to Mental Health Care Initiative
The Council frequently receives notifications about psychologists misusing protected titles, for example, referring to themselves as a Clinical, Forensic, Clinical Neuropsychologist or Organisation
Questionnaires, tests, inventories, instruments, and so forth – let’s call them “psychometric instruments”, or simply “instruments” for present purposes, can be useful when working with clients.
Obtaining consent from clients prior to providing them with psychological services is a fundamental given.
A vacancy exists for a Professional Officer Psychology with the Health Professional Councils Authority to assist the Psychology Council of NSW.