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49 Pa. Code § 41.81. Prohibited conduct.


§ 41.81. Prohibited conduct.

 (a)  Sexual intimacies between a psychologist and a current client/patient, or an immediate family member of a current client/patient, are prohibited.

 (b)  Sexual intimacies between a psychologist and a psychology trainee, student or research participant are prohibited.


   The provisions of this §  41.81 issued under section 3.2(2) of the Professional Psychologists Practice Act (63 P.S. §  1203.2(2)).


   The provisions of this §  41.81 adopted May 26, 2000, effective May 27, 2000, 30 Pa.B. 2593.

Cross References

   This section cited in 49 Pa. Code §  41.84 (relating to disciplinary proceedings); and 49 Pa. Code §  41.85 (relating to impaired professional program).

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