November 9, 2018

Breaking news: The Minister of Health has just succeeded in court in extending the 2011 scope of practice by another six months. The SOP was supposed to lapse in a few days. Apparently two years was insufficient time to promulgate a new scope because there was a strike...

September 18, 2018

On 12 September 2018, notice was given that the Minister of Health intends, in terms of the Health Professions Act, and on the recommendation of the Health Professions Council of South Africa and the Professional Board for Psychology, to replace the regulations that cu...

September 10, 2018

On the 18th of August,  EPASSA met with the Society for Educational Psychology of South Africa (SEPSA - division of PsySSA) and the South African School Psychologists Association (SASPA) and signed a memorandum of understanding to agree to work together to promote the...

November 19, 2017

The Life Esidimeni Tragedy: "This is a human being, we cannot throw him away""They treated these people like animals... X died because of human hands"

In October 2017, a team of mental health professionals was convened by clinical psychologist Coralie Trotter in order t...

November 28, 2016

EPASSA PRESS RELEASE

19 November 2016

The Scope of Practice of Educational Psychologists:

Comment on Settlement Agreement made an Order of Court

The Educational Psychology Association of South Africa (EPASSA) notes that regulations pertaining to different categories of psy...