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(4) 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. If no psychological examination of the child is available, an examination to detect mental and emotional disorders shall be performed by: (a) A licensed independent social worker. (b) A licensed social worker. (c) A licensed professional clinical counselor. (d) A licensed professional counselor.

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PCSAO
03-02-2018 (4:14pm)
This section should be deleted, as access to behavioral health screening is achieved for all children (not just those adjudicated delinquent) through EPSDT requirements / bright futures screenings.
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