Registrant: Serena Patterson (Registration No. 1128)

Date: May 24, 2017

Status: No Longer In Effect – The Registrant’s registration is now subject to “Limitations – Other

Nature of Action:An Undertaking and Consent by the Registrant to the supervision of the Registrant’s practice of psychology, at the expense of the registrant, according to the following terms:

  1. Completion of coursework and/or other additional education and training in professional practice as directed by the supervisor including differential diagnosis.
  2. Supervision of the entire assessment process for a minimum number of psychological assessments.
  3. The focus of supervision is on accuracy in scoring, interpreting and reporting assessment results and differential diagnosis and selection of appropriate assessment referrals related to the registrant’s professional competence.

Reason: A complaint resolved by means of an Undertaking Agreement pursuant to section 36(1) of the Health Professions Act


Registrant: Serena Patterson (Registration No. 1128)

Date: March 31, 2016

Status: No Longer In Effect (Updated – See May 24, 2017 Public Notice)

Nature of Action: March 23, 2016: The Registrant’s registration with the College was placed on Limitations-Other on a voluntary basis and the limitations pertain to psychological assessment only.

An Interim Undertaking Agreement agreed upon by the Registrant and the College placing limitations on Dr. Patterson’s psychological assessment practice, including the supervision and review of any psychological assessments completed or in progress subsequent to a previous consultation period; a determination of any corrective actions required regarding these  psychological assessments; supervised completion of any assessments in progress and corrective actions as may be required.

Reason: An interim agreement agreed upon with the Registrant, during the course of investigating a matter under s. 33(4) of the HPA.