103TC0700X Taxonomy Code - Psychologist Clinical

Code

103TC0700X

ClassificationPsychologist
SpecializationClinical
GroupingBehavioral Health & Social Service Providers
LevelLevel III - Area of Specialization
DefinitionA psychologist who provides continuing and comprehensive mental and behavioral health care for individuals and families; consultation to agencies and communities; training, education and supervision; and research-based practice. It is a specialty in breadth -- one that is broadly inclusive of severe psychopathology -- and marked by comprehensiveness and integration of knowledge and skill from a broad array of disciplines within and outside of psychology proper. The scope of clinical psychology encompasses all ages, multiple diversities and varied systems.
NotesSource: American Psychological Association, www.apa.org [1/1/2019: new definition]
VersionNCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 21.0 - January 2021

The code 103TC0700X is the health care provider taxonomy code for psychologist grouped under behavioral health & social service providers with a specialization in clinical. NPI records indicate a total of 81,246 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is clinical of which 44,570 are registered as females, 23,447 registered as males and 13,229 are organizations.

103TC0700X is a level III taxonomy code "area of specialization" used to classify a health care provider that chooses to pracice specific services. For instance, the area of specialization of Behavioral Health & Social Service Providers providers is determined by the Subspecialty Certificates issued by the different national boards. Taxonomy codes are self-selected by the health care provider. Their specialty is defined based on their education level and training. Taxonomy codes do not specify the actual services rendered by the health care provider.



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