103TC2200X Taxonomy Code - Psychologist Clinical Child & Adolescent

Code

103TC2200X

ClassificationPsychologist
SpecializationClinical Child & Adolescent
GroupingBehavioral Health & Social Service Providers
LevelLevel III - Area of Specialization
DefinitionA psychologist who develops and applies scientific knowledge to the delivery of psychological services to infants, toddlers, children and adolescents within their social context. Of particular importance to the specialty of clinical child psychology is an understanding of the basic psychological needs of children and adolescents, and how the family and other social contexts influence the socio-emotional adjustment, cognitive development, behavioral adaptation and health status of children and adolescents.
NotesSource: American Psychological Association, www.apa.org [1/1/2007: title modified, 1/1/2019: new definition]

Additional Resources: The APA specialty is Clinical Child Psychology.
VersionNCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 20.1 - July 2020

The code 103TC2200X is the health care provider taxonomy code for psychologist grouped under behavioral health & social service providers with a specialization in clinical child & adolescent. NPI records indicate a total of 8,936 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is clinical child & adolescent of which 5,217 are registered as females, 2,063 registered as males and 1,656 are organizations.

103TC2200X 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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