New Since 1/1/2007, Effective 4/1/2007, Definition and source modified 1/1/2019
Level III Area of Specialization
Prescribing (Medical)
A licensed, doctoral-level psychologist authorized to prescribe and has undergone specialized education and training in preparation for prescriptive practice and has passed an examination accepted by the state board of psychology relevant to establishing competence for prescribing, and has received from the state board of psychology a current certificate granting prescriptive authority, which has not been revoked or suspended. Source: American Psychological Association, [1/1/2007: new, 1/1/2019: definition modified, source modified]