10a ncac 27g .1705      Requirements of licensed professionals

(a)  Face to face clinical consultation shall be provided in each facility at least four hours a week by a licensed professional.  For purposes of this Rule, licensed professional means an individual who holds a license or provisional license issued by the governing board regulating a human service profession in the State of North Carolina.  For substance-related disorders this shall include a licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist or a certified Clinical Supervisor.

(b)  The consultation specified in Paragraph (a) of this Rule shall include:

(1)           clinical supervision of the qualified professional specified in Rule .1702 of this Section;

(2)           individual, group or family therapy services; or

(3)           involvement in child or adolescent specific treatment plans or overall program issues.


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

Eff. April 3, 2006 pursuant to E.O. 101, Michael F. Easley, March 27, 2006;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3(c), a bill was not ratified by the General Assembly to disapprove this rule.