Under existing law, the practice of marriage and family therapy includes assessing, understanding, and treating emotional and mental problems, but does not specifically include the diagnosis of the problems
This bill would specifically include within the definition of the practice of marriage and family therapy the utilization of principles to diagnose mental and emotional disorders. The bill would also delete certain limitations on the practice of marriage and family therapy
Relating to the Board of Marriage and Family Therapy; to amend Section 34-17A-3 of the Code of Alabama 1975, to further define the practice of marriage and family therapy.
|January 16, 2018||S||Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Health and Human Services|
|Hearing||January 24, 2018||BILL ADDED TO AGENDA at 12:00||Senate HLTH Hearing|
|Hearing||January 24, 2018||ROOM 304 at 12:00||Senate HLTH Hearing|
|Hearing||May 9, 2017||Room 123 at 12:30||House C&SB Hearing|
|Bill Text||SB188 Alabama 2018 Session - Introduced|