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To qualify for licensure as a psychologist in CA, ___ criteria must be met.  These are:

  • 4
  1. Doctorate degree
  2. Coursework
  3. Supervised Professional Experience
  4. Examinations

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Doctorate Degree: The applicant must possess a degree in clinical psychology, _______________ psychology, or _______________ psychology, or a doctorate deemed equivalent by the BOP.

  • Counseling
  • Educational

3

Coursework: Must be completed in 5 specified areas - 

  • Substance Abuse
  • Human Sexuality
  • Child Abuse
  • Spousal or Partner Abuse
  • Aging and Long-term Care

4

Substance Abuse: Coursework must be at least a ______________ or ________________ in length.

  • Semester
  • Quarter term

5

Human Sexuality: A minimum of ___________ of coursework is required.

10 hours.

6

Child Abuse: Course must be at least ____________ in length.

7 hours.

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Spousal or Partner Abuse: 

  • For candidates who began their graduate training on or after January 1, 1995, a minimum of __________ of coursework is required prior to licensure.
  • Candidates who began their graduate training on or after January 1, 2004, must complete at least _______ of coursework.

  • 2 hours
  • 15 hours

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Aging and Long-term Care: Candidates for licensure who began their graduate training on or after January 1, 2004 must complete a minimum of ____________ of coursework in aging and long-term care.

10 hours.

Bonus: This cousework must include assessment, reporting, and treatment related to elder and dependent adult abuse and neglect.

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Supervised Professional Experience: The candidate must have at least 2 years (_______________ hours) of SPE; at least 1 year (_____________ hours) must be completed post-doctorally.

  • 3000
  • 1500

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Examinations:  The candidate must pass 2 written exams - 

  • EPPP: 
  • CPLEE:

  • Examination for Professional Practice in Psychology
  • California Psychology Law and Ethics Examination