4758.56 Authority of counselor III license holder.

(A) In addition to practicing chemical dependency counseling, an individual holding a valid chemical dependency counselor III license may do all of the following:

(1) Diagnose chemical dependency conditions under the supervision of any of the professionals listed in section 4758.561 of the Revised Code;

(2) Treat chemical dependency conditions;

(3) Perform treatment planning, assessment, crisis intervention, individual and group counseling, case management, and education services as they relate to abuse of and dependency on alcohol and other drugs;

(4) Provide clinical supervision of chemical dependency counseling under the supervision of any of the professionals listed in section 4758.561 of the Revised Code;

(5) Refer individuals with nonchemical dependency conditions to appropriate sources of help.

(B) A chemical dependency counselor III may not practice as an individual practitioner.

Amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.161, HB 284, §1, eff. 3/22/2013.

Effective Date: 06-29-2004