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Finland

Psykoterapeutti / Psykoterapeut (Finland)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Psychotherapist
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Psykoterapeutti / Psykoterapeut
    Translation(s):
    Psychotherapist (EN)
    Country:
    Finland
    Region:
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    None
    National legislation:

    Asetus terveydenhuollon ammattihenkilöistä 564/1994

    Useful link:
    http://finlex.fi/fi/laki/ajantasa/1994/19940564

    Regulation

     
    Type of regulation :
    Protected title (without reserves of activities)

    Recognition

     
    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    DSE - Diploma (post-secondary education), including Annex II (ex 92/51, Annex C,D) , Art. 11 c
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    Yes
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Psychotherapists prevent and treat mental and social problems by using talking therapies.

    Translation(s):

    Psychotherapists prevent and treat mental and social problems by using talking therapies.

    (EN)
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