Protecting the public and
guiding the professions

For Professionals

The Council regulates the health professions in the country in aspects pertaining to registration, education and training, professional conduct and ethical behaviour, ensuring continuing professional development, and fostering compliance with healthcare standards.

Professional Boards


We are constituted in terms of the Regulations relating to the Constitution of the Professional Board for Psychology, Regulation No. R1249 dated 28 November 2008

The following professions are registered under our auspices:
  • Psychologists
  • Intern Psychologists
  • Student Psychologists
  • Registered Counsellors
  • Psychometrists
  • Student Psychometrists
  • Psychotechnicians
  • Student Registered Counsellors
There are five categories of registration in psychology, i.e. Clinical, Counselling, Educational, Industrial and Research Psychology.