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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


Mental Health Awareness Day

The Professional Board for Psychology is concerned that
there is lack of public awareness of mental health and the
continuing widespread stigma against those who suffer
from mental illness. As a result, the Board’s commemorative
activities will include an awareness campaign to the South
African public, educating them on mental health issues and
promoting understanding, empathy and respect for people
facing mental health issues >>> read more

Psychology News - 2018

The Professional Board for Psychology is
currently in the process of finalising the review
of the Scope of the Profession for Psychology. We
are also actively working on revising the policies
and Rules of Conduct for the profession through
an Ethics Task Team which was mandated by the
Professional Board for Psychology to >>> read more