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§ 1391.6. Supervisor's Responsibility.

16 CA ADC § 1391.6Barclays Official California Code of Regulations

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Title 16. Professional and Vocational Regulations
Division 13.1. Board of Psychology
Article 5.1. Registered Psychological Assistants
16 CCR § 1391.6
§ 1391.6. Supervisor's Responsibility.
(a) Every supervisor of a registered psychological associate shall be responsible for supervising the psychological functions performed by the registered psychological associate and ensuring that the extent, kind and quality of the psychological functions performed by the associate are consistent with the supervisor's training and experience, and that the associate complies with the provisions of the Code, the Board's regulations, and the standards established by the American Psychological Association.
(b) The supervisor shall inform each client or patient prior to the rendering of services by the registered psychological associate that the associate is unlicensed and is under the direction and supervision of the supervisor as an employee and that the supervisor shall have access to the patient's chart in fulfilling their supervision duties.
(c) The supervisor shall be available to the associate 100% of the time the associate is performing psychological functions. The availability can be in-person, by telephone, by pager or by other appropriate technology.
(d) The supervisor shall ensure that a plan is in place to protect the patient or client in the event a patient/client crisis or emergency occurs during any time the supervisor is not physically present at the established site at which the supervisee is working. The supervisor shall ensure that the supervisee thoroughly understands the plan in the event a patient crisis or emergency occurs.

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Note: Authority cited: Section 2930, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Section 2913, Business and Professions Code.
History
1. Amendment filed 6-15-83; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 83, No. 25).
2. Amendment filed 12-29-88; operative 12-29-88 (Register 89, No. 2).
3. Change without regulatory effect pursuant to section 100, Title 1, California Code of Regulations filed 3-5-90 (Register 90, No. 20).
4. Amendment filed 12-16-2004; operative 1-1-2005 pursuant to Government Code section 11343.4 (Register 2004, No. 51).
5. Change without regulatory effect amending subsection (a) filed 12-5-2018 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 2018, No. 49).
6. Change without regulatory effect amending section filed 11-29-2021 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations; operative 1-1-2022 pursuant to Senate Bill 801 (Stats.2021, ch. 647) (Register 2021, No. 49).
This database is current through 11/25/22 Register 2022, No. 47.
Cal. Admin. Code tit. 16, § 1391.6, 16 CA ADC § 1391.6
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