21 NCAC 54 .2806             SERVICES NOT APPROPRIATE FOR UNLICENSED INDIVIDUALS

Individuals providing ancillary services shall not engage in tasks involving judgment during the execution of those services when training in the foundation of psychology for the level of judgment is characteristically based on academic preparation at the master's, specialist, or doctoral level in psychology.  Examples of these activities include administration of projective techniques; psychological evaluation report writing; and all forms of diagnostic interviewing, counseling, and psychotherapy.  Psychological test results shall not, under any circumstances, be interpreted by ancillary services personnel to recipients of services or their duly designated representative(s).

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 90-270.9; 90-270.21;

Eff. April 1, 2003.