ORS 675.365¹
Definitions for ORS 675.360 to 675.410

As used in ORS 675.360 (Legislative findings) to 675.410 (Duties of Oregon Health Licensing Agency under ORS 675.360 to 675.410):

(1) "Certified associate sex offender therapist" means a person who is certified under ORS 675.375 (Certification of clinical sex offender therapist or associate sex offender therapist) or 675.380 (Reciprocal certification) to provide services for the treatment and rehabilitation of sex offenders while under the direct supervision of a certified clinical sex offender therapist.

(2) "Certified clinical sex offender therapist" means a person who is certified under ORS 675.375 (Certification of clinical sex offender therapist or associate sex offender therapist) or 675.380 (Reciprocal certification) to provide services for the treatment and rehabilitation of sex offenders and who may supervise certified associate sex offender therapists.

(3) "Certified sex offender therapist" means a certified clinical sex offender therapist or a certified associate sex offender therapist.

(4) "Direct supervision" means a minimum of two hours of supervision by a certified clinical sex offender therapist for each 45 hours of direct clinical contact with a sex offender.

(5) "Sex offender" means a person convicted or adjudicated of a sex crime, as defined in ORS 181.594 (Definitions for ORS 181.595, 181.596, 181.597 and 181.603), or a sexual offense, as provided in ORS 163.305 (Definitions) to 163.467 (Private indecency), and mandated by a court, a releasing authority, including the Oregon Youth Authority, or the Department of Human Services to successfully complete a sex offender treatment program.

(6) "Sex offender treatment" means the process of evaluation, assessment and reformation of sex offenders. [2007 c.841 §2]

Note: See note under 675.360 (Legislative findings).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 675—Psychologists; Occupational Therapists; Certified Sex Offender Therapists; Clinical Social Workers; Licensed Professional Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors675.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
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