If you wish to be listed on our website, click the link below to be taken to the New Therapist Request Form.
In order to be listed, you must meet the criteria listed below.


You must be registered, licenced, or chartered by an overseeing regulatory body in the jurisdiction where you practice

You must carry your own liability insurance

You must participate in continuing education to maintain your credentials

You must be a member in good standing of the regulatory body in the jurisdiction where you practice and provide proof of same when requested. It is your reponsibilty to inform us if you become under review or not in good standing. We reserve the right to remove your listing until you return to good standing

You must conform to your regulatory body code of ethics and program monitoring

You must be accepting new patients

Message for Therapists

Badge of Life Canada currently lists therapists across the country. As Badge of Life Canada doesn’t charge for listing on the website, we encourage our listed therapists to give back and help support Badge of Life Canada either through money donation to support the costs of the website or through volunteering time on our Monday night virtual peer support sessions. Badge of Life Canada greatly appreciates all of your assistance to date and would like to thank you for any support that you can provide by dispersing our message across Canada.

You can donate money via the button below. Even small amounts make a big difference. And of course, your donations are tax deductible.

To volunteer time, contact the Executive Director, Laura Kloosterman, using the button below. Based on the number of therapists listed, your time contribution would be minimal but greatly appreciated.

If you are currently listed on our website and would like to update the information provided, including your picture, send the updated information to Make sure your picture is large enough (at least 480 x 600 pixels) and show upper torso and head.

Donate money

Donate time


A short description of the various therapist certifications in Ontario.

Clinical Psychologists

Clinical Psychologists are required to complete a related Masters and Ph.D. program to practice in the province of Ontario that must be research-based and subsequently have a thesis component. They are governed by the College of Psychologists of Ontario (CPO).

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Registered Psychotherapists

Registered Psychotherapists (RPs) are registered by the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO) and, like Registered Social Workers and Clinical Psychologists, are permitted to perform the controlled act of psychotherapy.

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Registered Social Workers

Registered Social Workers (RSW) are helping individuals to enhance their well-being. They are governed by the Ontario College of Social Workers.