OAR 309-090-0000
Purpose and Scope

These rules establish minimum standards for the certification of psychiatrists, licensed psychologists, and regulated social workers, who are Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW), related to performing forensic examinations and evaluations as described in ORS 161.309 (Notice of mental defense)161.315 (Right of state to obtain mental examination of defendant), 161.365 (Procedure for determining issue of fitness to proceed)-370, 419C.378 (Motion for finding that youth is unfit to proceed)-419C.380 (Evaluation), 419C.411 (Disposition order), and 419C.524 (Notice and filing report prerequisite to defense)-529. The rules are intended to ensure that forensic evaluations meet consistent quality standards and are conducted by qualified and trained evaluators. The Oregon Health Authority shall provide training, certify qualified applicants and maintain a list of certified forensic evaluators for statewide use.
Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

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