(a)  To practice psychology in North Carolina for up to five days in a calendar year, a nonresident psychologist shall submit the following information to the Board at least five working days prior to the psychologist engaging in the practice of psychology in North Carolina:

(1)           written statement from a jurisdiction which is a member of the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards verifying that the psychologist's license is in good standing, that there is no pending disciplinary action against the license, and describing any supervision requirements under which the individual shall practice in that jurisdiction;

(2)           notarized supervision statement showing compliance with Paragraph (b) of this Rule; and

(3)           written report from the nonresident psychologist describing his or her intended practice in North Carolina and, if applicable, the name of the North Carolina psychologist(s) with whom he or she will be associating.

(b)  Supervision shall be provided at the same level as that which is required for the nonresident psychologist's practice in the jurisdiction verifying licensure in Subparagraph (a)(1) of this Rule by a North Carolina permanently Licensed Psychologist or Licensed Psychological Associate who meets the requirements of 21 NCAC 54 .2001.

(c)  The Board shall waive the five day notice period specified in Paragraph (a) of this Rule for nonresident licensed psychologists who are placed in North Carolina by the American Red Cross due to a national, area, or local disaster.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 90-270.4(f); 90-270.9;

Eff. September 1, 1996.