Taxonomy Code Details
|Behavioral Health & Social Service Providers
|Level III - Area of Specialization
|A 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.
|Source: American Psychological Association, www.apa.org [1/1/2019: new definition]
|NUCC Provider Taxonomy Version 24.0
|January 01, 2024
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 90,922 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is clinical of which 50,707 are registered as females, 24,727 registered as males and 15,488 are organizations.
103TC0700X is a Level III - Area of Specialization taxonomy code used to describe 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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