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Rule 4732-13-02 | Purposes of supervision.


Supervision by a licensed psychologist or a licensed school psychologist of an unlicensed or licensed person as described in rule 4732-13-01 of the Administrative Code shall have the following purposes:

(A) To protect the welfare of clients receiving psychological services from a supervisee of a licensed psychologist or a licensed school psychologist;

(B) To protect the welfare of persons who serve as training subjects for students learning psychological procedures, or as psychology subjects for classroom demonstrations or research;

(C) To structure the activities of the supervisee so that competent services of a psychological nature by an unlicensed person can safely be made available to clients;

(D) To assure that the unlicensed person functions within the limits of his/her competence;

(E) To assure that training of an unlicensed person who intends to apply to the board for licensure occurs in a variety of activities relevant to the profession and to his/her academic background;

(F) To assure that the training of a licensed person who seeks supervised experience will:

(1) Expand competence in a recognized subspecialty for which the licensed person has inadequate training but does have the appropriate academic background; or

(2) Satisfy retraining requirements according to recognized standards of the "American Psychological Association";

(G) To assure that supervisees have non-exploitative employment or training experiences; and,

(H) To make available the general administrative, supervisory, and mental health expertise of licensed psychologists providing mental health worker supervision, as that term is defined in paragraph (C) of rule 4732-13-03 of the Administrative Code.

Last updated May 3, 2023 at 11:13 AM

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 4732.06
Amplifies: 4732.01, 4732.06, 4732.10, 4732.22
Five Year Review Date: 9/1/2024
Prior Effective Dates: 4/14/1975, 9/1/1981, 10/1/1990, 1/8/2010