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Department of Consumer Affairs
1625 N. Market Blvd., Second Floor, El Dorado Room
Sacramento, CA 95834
(916) 574-7720

No Board Members will be in attendance at this location. This location is provided as an additional location for the public.

August 9, 2017


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Teleconference Information
Teleconference Phone Number: (866) 509-3031
Participant Code: 44835535

Board Members
Stephen Phillips, JD, PsyD, President
Nicole J. Jones, Vice-President
Lucille Acquaye-Baddoo
Alita Bernal
Michael Erickson, PhD
Seyron Foo
Jacqueline Horn, PhD

Legal Counsel
Norine Marks

Board Staff
Antonette Sorrick, Executive Officer
Jeff Thomas, Assistant Executive Officer
Sandra Monterrubio, Enforcement Program Manager
Cherise Burns, Central Services Manager
Jason Glasspiegel, Central Services Coordinator
Stephanie Cheung, Licensing Unit Manager
Evan Gage, Enforcement Program Coordinator
Natasha Lim, Licensing and BreEZe Coordinator
Liezel McCockran, Continuing Education and Renewals Coordinator

Links to agenda items with attachments are available at www.psychology.ca.gov.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

9:00 a.m. – OPEN SESSION

Unless noticed for a specific time, items may be heard at any time during the period of the Board meeting.

The Board welcomes and encourages public participation in its meetings. The public may take appropriate opportunities to comment on any issue before the Board at the time the item is heard. If public comment is not specifically requested, members of the public should feel free to request an opportunity to comment.

  1. Call to Order/Roll Call/Establishment of a Quorum
  2. President’s Welcome
  3. Public Comment for Items not on the Agenda. Note: The Board May Not Discuss or Take Action on Any Matter Raised During this Public Comment Section, Except to Decide Whether to Place the Matter on the Agenda of a Future Meeting [Government Code sections 11125 and 11125.7(a)]
  4. Approval of Board Meeting Minutes: June 15-16, 2017
  5. Legislative Update and Consideration of Positions on Legislation (Jones)
    1. Update on Board Sponsored Legislation
      1. AB 89 (Levine) - Suicide Assessment and Intervention Coursework/Training Requirements – Addition of Section to the BPC (Coursework/Training in Suicide Assessment and Intervention)
    2. Review and Consideration of Board Recommendations on Legislation:
      1. Review of Bills with Active Positions Approved by the Board
        1. AB 244 (Cervantes) – Maternal Mental Health
        2. AB 1456 (Low) – Professional Licensure
        3. AB 710 (Wood) – Department of Consumer Affairs: Board Meetings
        4. AB 1188 (Nazarian) – Health Professions Development: Loan Repayment
        5. SB 547 (Hill) – Professions and Vocations: Weights and Measures (Board Omnibus Bill)
        6. SB 572 (Stone) – Healing Arts Licensees: Violations: Grace Period
        7. SB 798 (Hill) – Healing Arts: Boards
      2. Review of Watch Bills
        1. A. AB 12 (Cooley) – State Government: Administrative Regulations: Review
        2. B. AB 44 (Reyes) – Workers’ Compensation: Medical Treatment: Terrorist Attacks: Workplace Violence
        3. C. AB 93 (Medina) – Healing Arts: Marriage and Family Therapists: Clinical Social Workers: Professional Clinical Counselors: Required Experience and Supervision
        4. D. AB 148 (Mathis) – California Physician Corps Program: Practice Setting
        5. E. AB 191 (Wood) – Mental Health: Involuntary Treatment
        6. F. AB 208 (Eggman) – Deferred Entry of Judgment: Pretrial Diversion
        7. G. AB 266 (Thurmond) – Inmates: Housing Assignments
        8. H. AB 349 (McCarty) – Civil Service: Veterans’ Preferences: Special Immigrant Visas
        9. I. AB 387 (Thurmond) – Minimum Wage: Health Professions: Interns
        10. J. AB 451 (Arambula) – Health Facilities: Emergency Services and Care
        11. K. AB 456 (Thurmond) – Healing Arts: Associate Clinical Social Workers
        12. L. AB 462 (Thurmond) – Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability
        13. M. AB 470 (Arambula) – Medi-Cal: Specialty Mental Health Services
        14. N. AB 473 (Waldron) – Mental Health: Criminal Justice: Pilot Project
        15. O. AB 477 (Ridley-Thomas) – Behavioral Health Stakeholder Advisory Panel
        16. P. AB 488 (Kiley) – Mental Health Services Act
        17. Q. AB 501 (Ridley-Thomas) – Mental Health: Community Care Facilities
        18. R. AB 508 (Santiago) – Health Care Practitioners: Student Loans
        19. S. AB 620 (Holden) – Prisoners: Trauma Informed Therapy
        20. T. AB 683 (Garcia) – Prisoners: Support Services
        21. U. AB 689 (Obernolte) – Juvenile Proceedings: Competency
        22. V. AB 700 (Jones-Sawyer) – Public Health: Alcoholism or Drug Abuse Recovery: Substance Use Disorder Counseling
        23. W. AB 704 (Grayson) – Multidisciplinary Teams: Human Trafficking and Domestic Violence
        24. X. AB 720 (Eggman) – Inmates: Psychiatric Medication: Informed Consent
        25. Y. AB 767 (Quirk-Silva) - Master Business License Act.
        26. Z. AB 800 (Chiu) – Hate Crimes: Hotline
        27. AA. AB 827 (Rubio) – Department of Consumer Affairs: Task Force: Foreign-Trained Professionals
        28. BB. AB 835 (Dababneh) – Consumer Affairs: Licenses: Prohibited Acts
        29. CC. AB 1005 (Calderon) Professions and Vocations: Fines: Relief
        30. DD. AB 1061 (Gloria) – Victim’s Restitution
        31. EE. AB 1074 (Maienschein) – Health Care Coverage: Pervasive Developmental Disorder or Autism
        32. FF. AB 1116 (Grayson) – Peer Support and Crisis Referral Services Act
        33. GG. AB 1134 (Gloria) – Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission: Fellowship Program
        34. HH. AB 1136 (Eggman) – Health Facilities: Residential Mental or Substance Use Disorder Treatment
        35. II. AB 1261 (Berman) – Pupil Discipline: Expulsions: Pupil Suicide Prevention
        36. JJ. AB 1315 (Mullin) –Mental Health: Early Psychosis Detection and Intervention
        37. KK. AB 1340 (Maienschein) – Medical Education: Mental and Physical Health Care Integration
        38. LL. SB 8 (Beall) – Diversion: Mental Disorders
        39. MM. SB 27 (Morrell) – Professions and Vocations: Licenses: Military Service
        40. NN. SB 142 (Beall) – Criminal Offenders: Mental Health
        41. OO. SB 181 (Berryhill) – Administrative Procedure Act: Repeal of Regulations
        42. PP. SB 191 (Beall) – Pupil Health: Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Services
        43. QQ. SB 215 (Beall) – Incarcerated Persons: Victim Advocates
        44. RR. SB 241 (Monning) – Medical Records: Access
        45. SS. SB 399 (Portantino) – Health Care Coverage: Pervasive Development Disorder
        46. TT. SB 538 (Monning) – Hospital Contracts
        47. UU. SB 575 (Leyva) – Patient Access to Health Records
        48. VV. SB 684 (Bates) – Incompetence to Stand Trial: Conservatorship: Treatment
        49. WW. SB 715 (Newman) – Department of Consumer Affairs: Regulatory Boards: Removal of Board Members
        50. XX. SB 755 (Beall) – Civil Discovery: Mental Examination
        51. YY. SB 762 (Hernandez) – Healing Arts Licensee: License Activation Fee: Waiver
        52. ZZ. SB 800 (Committee on Business, Professions and Economic Development) – Professions and Vocations
        53. AAA. ACR 8 (Jones-Sawyer) – Adverse childhood experiences: post-traumatic “street” disorder.
    3. Update Regarding the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act (CANRA) and Mandated Reporting – Penal Code Sections 261.5, 288, and 11165.1.
  6. Regulatory Update, Review, and Consideration of Additional Changes (Jones)
    1. Update on 16 CCR Sections 1391.1, 1391.2, 1391.5, 1391.6, 1391.8, 1391.10, 1391.11, 1391.12, 1392.1 – Psychological Assistants
    2. Update on 16 CCR Sections 1387(b)(10)(11) and 1387.1 – Verification of Experience and Supervision Agreement Forms
  7. Consideration of Amendments to Title 16 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) Sections 1381.9, 1397.67, 1397.69 – Canceled Licenses and Reapplication.
  8. Legislative Items for Future Meeting. The Board May Discuss Other Items of Legislation in Sufficient Detail to Determine Whether Such Items Should be on a Future Board Meeting Agenda and/or Whether to Hold a Special Meeting of the Board to Discuss Such Items Pursuant to Government Code Section 11125.4
  9. President’s Report (S. Phillips)
    1. 2017 Meeting Calendar and Locations
    2. Committee Updates
  10. Recommendations for Agenda Items for Future Board Meetings. Note: The Board May Not Discuss or Take Action on Any Matter Raised During This Public Comment Section, Except to Decide Whether to Place the Matter on the Agenda of a Future Meeting [Government Code Sections 11125 and 11125.7(a)]
    The Board will Meet in Closed Session Pursuant to Government Code Section 11126(c)(3) to Discuss Disciplinary Matters Including Petitions for Reconsideration, Stipulations, and Proposed Decisions.



Except where noticed for a time certain, all times are approximate and subject to change. The meeting may be canceled or changed without notice. For verification, please check the Board’s Web site at www.psychology.ca.gov, or call (916) 574-7720. Action may be taken on any item on the agenda. Items may be taken out of order, tabled or held over to a subsequent meeting, to accommodate speakers, or to maintain a quorum.

Meetings of the Board of Psychology are open to the public except when specifically noticed otherwise in accordance with the Open Meeting Act. The public may take appropriate opportunities to comment on any issue before the Board at the time the item is heard, but the President may, at his discretion, apportion available time among those who wish to speak.

The meeting is accessible to the physically disabled. A person who needs a disability-related accommodation or modification in order to participate in the meeting may make a request by contacting Antonette Sorrick, Executive Officer, at (916) 574-7720 or email bopmail@dca.ca.gov or send a written request addressed to 1625 N. Market Boulevard, Suite N-215, Sacramento, CA 95834. Providing your request at least five (5) business days before the meeting will help ensure availability of the requested accommodation.

The Board of Psychology advances quality psychological services for Californians by ensuring ethical and legal practice and supporting the evolution of the profession.