All required documents must be provided to the College in an electronic format within the registrant's account in the online registration system - HMS.
All Counselling Therapists registered with CCTPEI must provide the following documents to the College:
Proof of Professional Liability Insurance
A registrant must hold or be covered by a policy that provides coverage of not less than $2,000,000 per claim or occurrence and an aggregate limit of not less than $2,000,000, excluding legal or court costs.
You must hold insurance for all counselling scenarios that apply to you. For example, if you are a school counsellor and work in private practice, you must hold private insurance for your private practice in addition to insurance coverage supplied by the school board.
A certificate of current/valid insurance must be provided in an electronic format within the HMS. Insurance is usually renewed annually.
Criminal Record Check
All registrants must provide a criminal record check document (with vulnerable sector check). A criminal record check must be renewed every 5 years.
If you have had a criminal record check (with vulnerable sector check) completed in the past 5 years, please use this document to complete your HMS profile. If you have not had a criminal record check done in the past 5 years, please contact the registrar for a letter of request. Please note that the expiry date of your criminal record check is 5 years from the date of issuance. As a registrant of the College of Counselling Therapy of PEI, you will be responsible to ensure that your criminal record check is renewed every 5 years.
New Applicants must provide the above documents, plus:
- Proof of completed competency exam