10a NCAC 27g .1402      STAFF

(a)  Each facility shall have a program director who has a minimum of two years experience in child or adolescent services and who has educational preparation in administration, education, social work, nursing, psychology or a related field.

(b)  A minimum of two staff members shall be present with clients at all times except on occasions when only one client is in the program, in which case only one staff member is required to be present.

(c)  A minimum ratio of one staff member to every eight clients shall be maintained at all times.

(d)  Psychiatric consultation shall be available for each client.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 122C‑26; 143B‑147;

Eff. May 1, 1996.