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A psychological examination for a child adjudicated delinquent is conducted within sixty days of the child's entry into substitute care unless a psychological examination was conducted within twelve months prior to the date the child was placed in substitute care and a copy is filed in the child's case record.

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Jeff Felton
02-22-2018 (11:05am)
The term "psychological examination" implies an evaluation performed by a licensed psychologist. The term "mental health assessment", "mental health screening" would appear more appropriate and not tie the evaluation/assessment to a particular discipline
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