Indiana Administrative Code
Title 868 - STATE PSYCHOLOGY BOARD
Article 1.1 - GENERAL PROVISIONS
Rule 11 - Code of Professional Conduct
Section 11-4.5 - Sexual misconduct
Current through June 21, 2023
Authority: IC 25-33-1-3
Affected: IC 25-33-1
(a) A psychologist shall not engage in sexual intimacies with current patients or clients.
(b) A psychologist shall not accept, as therapy patients or clients, persons with whom they have engaged in sexual intimacies.
(c) A psychologist shall not engage in sexual intimacies with a former therapy patient or client for at least two (2) years after cessation or termination of professional services.
(d) A psychologist who engages in sexual intimacies with a former therapy patient or client after the two (2) years following the cessation or termination of treatment bears the burden of demonstrating that there has been no unjust exploitation of the patient or client, in light of all relevant factors, including the following:
State Psychology Board; 868 IAC 1.1-11-4.5; filed Dec 27, 1993, 9:00 a.m.: 17 IR 1002; readopted filed Apr 23, 2001, 11:30 a.m.: 24 IR 2896; readopted filed Oct 4, 2007, 3:32 p.m.: 20071031-IR-868070065RFA; readopted filed November 25, 2013, 9:24 a.m.: 20131225-IR-868130289RFA
Readopted filed 11/25/2019, 12:24 p.m.: 20191225-IR-868190190RFA