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CIP 2010

Detail for CIP Code 51.1502

Title: Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses, and other mental health care professionals, to provide direct patient care services, assist in developing and implementing treatment plans, administer medications, and perform related administrative functions. Includes instruction in mental health theory, applied psychopathology, patient communication and management, crisis intervention, psychotropic medication, mental health treatment procedures, substance abuse, record-keeping, clinical administrative skills, and applicable standards and regulations.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2000 CIP 2010
Code Title Action Code Title
51.1502 Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician. No substantive changes 51.1502 Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician.
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