Indiana Administrative Code
Title 868 - STATE PSYCHOLOGY BOARD
Article 1.1 - GENERAL PROVISIONS
Rule 11 - Code of Professional Conduct
Section 11-6 - Psychological testing
Current through June 21, 2023
Authority: IC 25-33-1-3
Affected: IC 25-33-1
(a) For the purpose of the diagnosis and treatment of mental and behavioral disorders, "psychological testing" means the administration and/or interpretation of measurement instruments, devices, or procedures for the purpose of treatment planning, diagnosis, classification, and/or description of:
The use of computerized psychological assessment procedures is also included in the scope of this section.
(b) Psychological testing explicitly includes the following three (3) areas:
Intellectual assessment may constitute an element of neuropsychological testing.
(c) Except as otherwise provided by law, psychological testing may be administered and interpreted only by a licensed psychologist who is endorsed as a health service provider in psychology, or by a person under the direct supervision of a health service provider in psychology, provided that such supervision is in compliance with this article.
(d) The ability to competently interpret psychological testing requires formal graduate academic training in the following:
In addition, the interpretation of psychological tests for treatment planning, diagnostic classification, or descriptive purposes requires formal graduate academic training in the areas of abnormal psychology, psychopathology, and psychodiagnosis.
(e) Competent interpretation of psychological testing requires formal supervised training and experience which is ordinarily obtained in a practicum or an internship. Psychologists acquiring competency in testing subsequent to graduate training must obtain supervision by a health service provider in psychology, or, if the experience is not obtained in Indiana, the experience must be supervised by a psychologist who has credentials substantially equal to those required for endorsement as a health service provider in psychology under Indiana law.
State Psychology Board; 868 IAC 1.1-11-6; filed May 1, 1995, 10:45 a.m.: 18 IR 2259; 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