Taxonomy Code Details
|Grouping:||Behavioral Health & Social Service Providers|
|Code Level:||Level III - Area of Specialization|
|Definition:||A psychologist, certified/licensed at the independent practice level in his/her state, who is duly trained and experienced in the delivery of direct, preventative, assessment, and therapeutic intervention services to individuals whose growth, adjustment, or functioning is actually impaired or is demonstrably at high risk of impairment (1974).|
|Notes:||Source: National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology website http://www.nationalregister.org/about_NR.html [7/1/2006: modified title, added definition]|
|Version:||NCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 23.0|
|Last Updated:||January 01, 2023|
The code 103TH0100X is the health care provider taxonomy code for psychologist grouped under behavioral health & social service providers with a specialization in health service. NPI records indicate a total of 2,111 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is health service of which 1,067 are registered as females, 659 registered as males and 385 are organizations.
103TH0100X 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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