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NB Land Acknowledgement

The following letter was sent to Premier Blaine Higgs and Attorney General and Minister of Justice and Public Safety, Hon. Hugh J. Flemming regarding supporting our members making land acknowledgment statements. CPNB-Land-Acknowledgement-Letter

September 30th – National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada

The CPNB office will be closed on September 30th to commemorate the tragic legacy of residential schools in Canada. The CPNB Council encourages staff and members to learn about and reflect on a dark chapter in their country’s history and to commemorate the survivors, their families and their communities, as called for by the Truth […]

Bill 35

On March 17, 2021 legislation was introduced by the provincial government that would amend the Education Act. Proposals set out in an Act Respecting Empowering the School System are intended to support teachers in managing their classrooms and to ensure schools offer a positive learning and working environment. The Problem There are two aspects of […]

COVID-19 Worsening New Brunswickers’ Access to Psychologists

4 December 2020 – COVID-19 is having a significant impact on the psychological health of New Brunswickers. “COVID-19 has impacted the psychological health of New Brunswickers who were already faced with a shortage of psychologists. Access to necessary psychological support was difficult before – and the need for the services of licenced psychologists continues to grow. […]

COVID-19 Information for University Student Counseling Services

We have been contacted by a number of university student counselling services regarding their ability to offer services into New Brunswick to students enrolled at their universities who, due to the pandemic, are remaining in New Brunswick.  They noted that our current position is with respect to ‘existing clients’ and their situation would be that […]

GNB New on-line Tool

The attached document describes and provides internet links to MindWell, a suite of web based psychoeducation and skill based tools designed to help individuals manage emotions and improve well-being, now available on the Government of New Brunswick Website. Mindwell U Memo GNB – EN

COVID-19 Information for the general public

During the COVID-19 pandemic and current state of emergency, New Brunswickers are being asked to stay home. If you have an appointment booked with your psychologist or need to schedule one, you may be able to do so virtually via telepsychology or video conferencing. Contact your psychologists’ office for more details. If you are experiencing […]

COVID-19 information for out of province practitioners

COVID-19 INFORMATION FOR MEMBERS MARCH 24, 2020 Psychological Services by Out of Province Practitioners to Clients Temporarily Relocated to New Brunswick The College of Psychologists of New Brunswick (CPNB) has had several inquiries from licensed psychological service providers from other North American jurisdictions whose clients have temporarily relocated to New Brunswick during the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

Information to members regarding COVID-19

The following information has been e-mailed to members and collected from the government on dealing with COVID-19 pandemic. COVID-19 Update March 26 2020 Informed consent checklist for telepsychological services,  Message from Dr. Jennifer Russell, Chief Medical Officer of Health,  CPA Fact Sheet on COVID-19 https://cpa.ca/covid-19/ Anxiety Canada https://www.anxietycanada.com/articles/what-to-do-if-you-are-anxious-or-worried-about-coronavirus-covid-19/ BMS COVID-19_Position Statement_CPA CPAP March 19 2020 BMS […]

Welcome to Psychology Month 2020!!!

Welcome to Psychology Month 2020!!! We have many projects on the go this year to celebrate. Keep watch on our Facebook page and website as we showcase them throughout the month! We will continue to use our national commercial on social media, so please share with your followers. Newly designed this year, is a “What […]