The Ontario Coalition of Mental Health Professionals was formed to address the issues raised by the above recommendations. [click year to view more details]

Two Committees were formed:

  1. The Professional Structure Committee worked on developing a self-regulating body for counsellors and psychotherapists and was mandated to deal with boundaries of the umbrella organization, to ensure the rights of each member organization, and
  2. The Advocacy Committee was assigned the responsibility to develop strategies and procedures to lobby the government and other professional organizations.