Psychologist

Grouping: Behavioral Health & Social Service Providers

Psychologist (Taxonomy Code# 103T00000X) is a health care provider taxonomy defined by National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC), American Medical Association.

Taxonomy Overview

Taxonomy Code 103T00000X
Classification Psychologist
Grouping Behavioral Health & Social Service Providers

Definition Psychologist

A psychologist is an individual who is licensed to practice psychology which is defined as the observation, description, evaluation, interpretation, and modification of human behavior by the application of psychological principles, methods, and procedures, for the purpose of preventing or eliminating symptomatic, maladaptive, or undesired behavior and of enhancing interpersonal relationships, work and life adjustment, personal effectiveness, behavioral health, and mental health. The practice of psychology includes, but is not limited to, psychological testing and the evaluation or assessment of personal characteristics, such as intelligence, personality, abilities, interests, aptitudes, and neuropsychological functioning; counseling, psychoanalysis, psychotherapy, hypnosis, biofeedback, and behavior analysis and therapy; diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorder or disability, alcoholism and substance abuse, disorders of habit or conduct, as well as of the psychological aspects of physical illness, accident, injury, or disability; and psycheducational evaluation, therapy, remediation, and consultation. Psychological services may be rendered to individuals, families, groups and the public.
Notes: Source: American Psychological Association [1/1/2007: modified definition]

Classification Information Psychologist

All Specializations of Psychologist

Specialization Definition
General A psychologist is an individual who is licensed to practice psychology which is defined as the observation, description, evaluation, interpretation, and modification of human behavior by the application of psychological principles, methods, and procedures, for the purpose of preventing or eliminating symptomatic, maladaptive, or undesired behavior and of enhancing interpersonal relationships, work and life adjustment, personal effectiveness, behavioral health, and mental health. The practice of psychology includes, but is not limited to, psychological testing and the evaluation or assessment of personal characteristics, such as intelligence, personality, abilities, interests, aptitudes, and neuropsychological functioning; counseling, psychoanalysis, psychotherapy, hypnosis, biofeedback, and behavior analysis and therapy; diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorder or disability, alcoholism and substance abuse, disorders of habit or conduct, as well as of the psychological aspects of physical illness, accident, injury, or disability; and psycheducational evaluation, therapy, remediation, and consultation. Psychological services may be rendered to individuals, families, groups and the public.
Addiction (Substance Use Disorder) Definition to come...
Adult Development & Aging Definition to come...
Clinical Definition to come...
Clinical Child & Adolescent Definition to come...
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Counseling Definition to come...
Educational
Exercise & Sports Definition to come...
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Group Psychotherapy Definition to come...
Health The distinct focus of the clinical health psychologist is on physical health problems. A clinical health psychologist has special expertise or training in clinical health psychology and applies scientific knowledge of the interrelationships among behavioral, emotional, cognitive, social and biological components in health and disease to the promotion and maintenance of health; the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of illness and disability; and the improvement of the health care system. Clinical health psychologists are dedicated to the development of knowledge regarding the interface between behavior and health, and to the delivery of high quality services based on that knowledge to individuals, families, and health care.
Health Service A psychologist, certified/licensed at the independent practice level in his/her state, who is duly trained and experienced in the delivery of direct, preventative, assessment, and therapeutic intervention services to individuals whose growth, adjustment, or functioning is actually impaired or is demonstrably at high risk of impairment (1974).
Men & Masculinity
Mental Retardation & Developmental Disabilities Definition to come...
Prescribing (Medical) Those licensed psychologists who have completed specialized, post-doctoral training in psychopharmacology, passed a national proficiency examination in psychopharmacology, and who are authorized by state statute to prescribe medications, in accordance with their state law and state licensing authority, for the evaluation, diagnosis, management and treatment of mental, nervous, emotional, behavioral, and related disorders.
Psychoanalysis (1) A practitioner of psychoanalysis: methods of eliciting from patients their past emotional experiences and their role in influencing their current mental life, in order to discover the conflicts and mechanisms by which their pathologic mental state has been produced and to furnish hints for psychotherapeutic procedures, the method employs free association, recall and interpretation of dreams and interpretation of transference and resistance phenomena; (2) An individual who is educated with a doctor’s degree in psychoanalysis or psychology, trained at an established psychoanalytic institute, and practices or adheres to the principles of psychoanalysis. Psychoanalysis is a form of psychotherapy and a system of investigation for determining and understanding mental processes, which was originally conceived by Sigmund Freud. Psychoanalysis involves the analysis and interpretation of dreams, resistances, and transferences, and uses free association and catharsis. Clinical practice requires licensure.
Psychotherapy
Rehabilitation Definition to come...
School Definition to come...
Women

Providers Information

Psychologist · All Providers

NPI Name Address
1639741648 PSYCHE AND SOUL 650 N Carriage Pkwy Ste 125, Wichita, KS 67208-4513
1710559729 THOUGHT PARTNERS, A PSYCHOLOGICAL CORPORATION 810 College Avenue, Suite 7, Kentfield, CA 94904
1104498195 LILIANA VANEGAS 513 W Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32804-6866
1164094124 ROGUE PSYCH CONSULTANTS 785 Walker Ave, Ashland, OR 97520-3439
1316519374 DANIELLE S BERKE 302 5th Ave Ste 1111, New York, NY 10001-3604
1316518426 ADRIANA PERDUE 3109 Forbes Ave Ste 201, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3010
1346811338 JENNIFER MARIE LADNER-GRAHAM 1 Lincoln Pkwy Ste 204, Hattiesburg, MS 39402-3261
1083285084 LUX COUNSELING AND CONSULTING LLC 5911 Middlefield Rd Ste 102, Littleton, CO 80123-2893
1669043832 RICARDO RIVERA Carretera 155 Km. 55.9 En El Barrio Franquez, Morovis, PR 00687-0068
1285205534 INSPIRED SUCCESS PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES LLC 2477 Clare Ln Ne Ste 300, Rochester, MN 55906-8422
1215508437 ALEXANDRA MERTZ 1737 S Naperville Rd Ste 206, Wheaton, IL 60189-5894
1871164129 KENDRA ALVAREZ SANTIAGO W23 Calle18, Bayamon Gardens, Bayamon, PR 00957-2114
1013588466 FLORIDA COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS, INC. 9576 S Us Highway 1, Port St Lucie, FL 34952-4217
1659942084 JMOORE COUNSELING SERVICES, LLC 333 W Baltimore Ave, Media, PA 19063-2609
1851962187 ELLEN MARY HART 31478 Industrial Rd Ste 300, Livonia, MI 48150-1840
1912578584 ROLF ARMAND RITCHIE 32 Sturbridge Dr, Wilmington, DE 19810-1124
1053982629 MATTHEW MASOUD GIVRAD 1845 Greenbriar Rd, Glendale, CA 91207-1064
1396316907 TERESA M ALLOOH 2060 Dave Dr, Clio, MI 48420-1824
1518538180 ISABEL HUBBARD 110 Hopewell Rd Ste 220, Downingtown, PA 19335-1047
1326619917 RACHEL LEILA POTEK 16 School St Ste A, Rye, NY 10580-2952

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This dataset includes 800 health care provider taxonomy codes maintained by National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC). It is used in transactions specified in HIPAA and the National Provider Identifier (NPI) application for enumeration. Each taxonomy is registered with code, grouping, classification, specialization, definition, etc.