Register August 2016 No. 728
Chapter Psy 2
REQUIREMENTS FOR EXAMINATION AND LICENSURE OF PSYCHOLOGISTS
Psy 2.01   Application procedure.
Psy 2.013   Reciprocity.
Psy 2.015   Application abandonment.
Psy 2.018   American Board of Professional Psychology diploma.
Psy 2.05   Passing scores.
Psy 2.09   Education and experience equivalent to a doctoral degree in psychology.
Psy 2.10   Supervised psychological experience.
Psy 2.14   Temporary practice.
Psy 2.01 Psy 2.01Application procedure. An applicant for licensure as a psychologist shall submit all of the following:
Psy 2.01(1) (1) The properly completed and signed application form.
Psy 2.01(2) (2) The application fee authorized by s. 440.05 (1), Stats.
Psy 2.01(3) (3) Evidence of one of the following:
Psy 2.01(3)(a) (a) Official transcript indicating a doctoral degree in psychology from a college or university accredited by a regional accrediting agency approved by the state board of education in the state in which the college or university is located.
Psy 2.01(3)(b) (b) Academic training or specialized experience which in the opinion of the board is equivalent to a doctoral degree in psychology.
Psy 2.01(3)(c) (c) Documentation of academic credentials evaluated by the National Register of Health Service Psychologists or other credential evaluation organization approved by the Board.
Psy 2.01(4) (4) Documentation of at least one year experience in psychological work meeting the requirements in s. Psy 2.10.
Psy 2.01(5) (5) Evidence of passing the EPPP.
Psy 2.01(6) (6) Evidence of passing the jurisprudence exam.
Psy 2.01(7) (7) Verification of the applicant's credentials in all states or countries in which the applicant has ever held a credential.
Psy 2.01(8) (8) For applicants who have a pending criminal charge or have been convicted of a crime, all related information necessary for the board to determine whether the circumstances of the pending criminal charge or conviction are substantially related to the practice of psychology.
Psy 2.01 History History: Cr. Register, September, 1991, No. 429, eff. 10-1-91; am. (intro.), Register, August, 1993, No. 452, eff. 9-1-93; correction in (intro.) made under s. 13.93 (2m) (b) 7., Stats., Register, May, 1995, No. 473; am. (3), Register, January, 1997, No. 493, eff. 2-1-97; am. (1), (2) and (7), Register, June, 1999, No. 522, eff. 7-1-99; CR 02-124: am. (12) Register July 2003 No. 571, eff. 8-1-03; correction in (intro.) made under s. 13.93 (2m) (b) 7., Stats., Register July 2004 No. 583; CR 15-102: r. and recr. Register August 2016 No. 728, eff. 9-1-16; correction in (4) made under s. 35.17, Stats., Register August 2016 No. 728.
Psy 2.013 Psy 2.013Reciprocity. An applicant who holds an active license in another state, territory, foreign country or province whose license standards are deemed by the board to be equivalent to the standards in this state may apply for license by submitting the following:
Psy 2.013(1) (1) The properly completed and signed application form.
Psy 2.013(2) (2) The application fee authorized by s. 440.05 (1), Stats.
Psy 2.013(3) (3) Evidence of one of the following:
Psy 2.013(3)(a) (a) Evidence of passing the EPPP.
Psy 2.013(3)(b) (b) Evidence of completion of at least 40 board approved continuing education hours obtained within 2 years prior to application.
Psy 2.013(4) (4) Evidence of passing the jurisprudence exam.
Psy 2.013 History History: CR 15-102: cr. Register August 2016 No. 728, eff. 9-1-16.
Psy 2.015 Psy 2.015Application abandonment. An applicant who files an application but who does not comply with a request for information related to the application within one year of the date of the board's last request shall file a new application. An applicant who files an application but who does not fully complete the application within 3 years of the date of the application shall file a new application.
Psy 2.015 History History: Cr., Register, January, 1997, No. 493, eff. 2-1-97.
Psy 2.018 Psy 2.018American Board of Professional Psychology diploma. An applicant who holds a diploma of the American Board of Professional Psychology may apply for a license by submitting the following:
Psy 2.018(1) (1) The properly completed and signed application form.
Psy 2.018(2) (2) The application fee authorized by s. 440.05 (1), Stats.
Psy 2.018(3) (3) Evidence of passing the EPPP.
Psy 2.018(4) (4) Evidence of passing the jurisprudence exam.
Psy 2.018 History History: CR 15-102: cr. Register August 2016 No. 728, eff. 9-1-16.
Psy 2.05 Psy 2.05Passing scores.
Psy 2.05(1) (1) The passing score on each examination is determined by the board to represent minimum competence.
Psy 2.05(2m) (2m) The board may adopt the recommended passing score of the examination provider for the EPPP.
Psy 2.05(4) (4) The board shall make the determination of the passing score of the jurisprudence exam after consultation with subject matter experts who have reviewed a representative sample of the examination questions and available candidate performance statistics.
Psy 2.05 History History: Cr. Register, September, 1991, No. 429, eff. 10-1-91; r. and recr., Register, January, 1997, No. 493, eff. 2-1-97; CR 15-102: am. (1), r. (2), (3), am. (4) Register August 2016 No. 728, eff. 9-1-16.
Psy 2.09 Psy 2.09Education and experience equivalent to a doctoral degree in psychology. The equivalent to a doctorate in psychology is a doctorate degree which meets all of the following requirements:
Psy 2.09(1) (1) The curriculum shall contain all of the following content:
Psy 2.09(1)(a) (a) Scientific psychology, including all of the following:
Psy 2.09(1)(a)1. 1. Biological aspects of behavior.
Psy 2.09(1)(a)2. 2. Cognitive and affective aspects of behavior.
Psy 2.09(1)(a)3. 3. Social aspects of behavior.
Psy 2.09(1)(a)4. 4. History and systems of psychology.
Psy 2.09(1)(a)5. 5. Psychological measurement.
Psy 2.09(1)(a)6. 6. Research methodology.
Psy 2.09(1)(a)7. 7. Techniques of data analysis.
Psy 2.09(1)(b) (b) Scientific, methodical and theoretical foundations of practice in the substantive area of professional psychology in which the program has its training emphasis including all of the following:
Psy 2.09(1)(b)1. 1. Individual differences in behavior.
Psy 2.09(1)(b)2. 2. Human development.
Psy 2.09(1)(b)3. 3. Dysfunctional behavior or psychopathology.
Psy 2.09(1)(b)4. 4. Professional standards and ethics.
Psy 2.09(1)(c) (c) Diagnosing or defining problems through psychological assessment and measurement and formulating and implementing intervention strategies including all of the following:
Psy 2.09(1)(c)1. 1. Theories and methods of assessment and diagnosis.
Psy 2.09(1)(c)2. 2. Effective intervention.
Psy 2.09(1)(c)3. 3. Consultation and supervision.
Psy 2.09(1)(c)4. 4. Evaluating the efficacy of interventions.
Psy 2.09(1)(d) (d) Issues of cultural diversity and individual differences.
Psy 2.09(1)(e) (e) Skills essential for lifelong learning, scholarly inquiry and professional problem-solving as psychologists in the context of an evolving body of scientific and professional knowledge.
Psy 2.09(2) (2) The doctoral degree shall include any of the following: practicum, internship, field or laboratory training. This experience shall be supervised by a person with a doctoral degree in psychology.
Psy 2.09 History History: Cr. Register, September, 1991, No. 429, eff. 10-1-91; am. (2) (a) 1., 4. and 5., Register, November, 1992, No. 443, eff. 12-1-92; cr. (4), Register, August, 1993, No. 452, eff. 9-1-93; am. (1) (a), (3) (a) 2., 10., (b), (c) and (4)., r. (1) (j) and (2), Register, June, 1999, No. 522, eff. 7-1-99; correction in (5) made under s. 13.93 (2m) (b) 7., Stats., Register, June, 1999, No. 522; CR 02-124: am. (3) (a) 1. to 3., 5., 7., (b), and (c) Register July 2003 No. 571, eff. 8-1-03; CR 04-021: am. (1) (i), r. (5) Register July 2004 No. 583, eff. 8-1-04; CR 12-055: am. (4) Register August 2013 No. 692, eff. 9-1-13; CR 15-102: r. and recr. Register August 2016 No. 728, eff. 9-1-16.
Psy 2.10 Psy 2.10Supervised psychological experience. A one year experience in psychological work after a doctoral degree in psychology or its equivalent under conditions satisfactory to the examining board shall include all of the following:
Psy 2.10(1) (1) Completion of 2000 hours of the supervised psychological experience in no more than 24 months.
Psy 2.10(2) (2) Clients shall be informed that the psychological trainee is receiving supervision and that the client's case will be discussed in the context of required supervision. The trainee must inform potential clients in writing of his or her trainee status and lack of license.
Psy 2.10(3) (3) A minimum of 25% of the experience required shall consist of face-to-face client contact.
Psy 2.10(4) (4) A total of 65% of the experience required shall consist of the face-to-face client contact required under sub. (3) and direct service for the purpose of providing psychological service. For the purposes of this subsection, direct service means those activities a psychologist performs that are directly related to providing psychological services to a client, including note and report writing, studying test results, case consultation, and reviewing published works relating to the client's needs.
Psy 2.10(5) (5) The primary supervisor shall be a licensed psychologist and shall have adequate training, knowledge, and skill to render competently any psychological service that a psychological trainee undertakes. The primary supervisor shall have post-licensure experience and shall have had training or experience in supervision of psychological work. Supervisors shall not be an immediate relative by blood or marriage.
Psy 2.10(6) (6) The supervisor's responsibilities include all of the following:
Psy 2.10(6)(a) (a) Permit a trainee to engage in only psychological practice the supervisor can competently perform.
Psy 2.10(6)(b) (b) Have sufficient knowledge of the trainee's clients to ensure effective service. This may include ongoing face-to-face contact with the client.
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