INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
Issuing Entity: Examining board of psychology (board).
Subject Matter: This interpretive statement describes how the board interprets and grants credit for supervised experience hours earned by an applicant prior to commencing the required internship.
Interpretation: The board will grant "preinternship hours" for any hours earned in a practicum if those hours:
|•||Exceed the required three hundred practicum hours, and|
|•||Meet the preinternship supervised experience requirements in WAC 246-924-053.|
The board will grant three hundred of the hours towards the practicum requirement and will count one hundred hours as preinternship hours.
Effective Date: August 1, 2009.
Contact Person: Betty Moe, Program Manager, Health Professions Quality Assurance, Department of Health, P.O. Box 47852, Olympia, WA 98504-7852, (360) 236-4912.