2017 ORS 675.365¹
Definitions for ORS 675.360 to 675.410

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

(1) “Certified associate sex offender therapist” means a person who is certified under ORS 675.375 (Certification) or 675.380 (Reciprocal certification) to provide services for the treatment and rehabilitation of persons described in ORS 675.368 (Application of ORS 675.360 to 675.410) 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) or 675.380 (Reciprocal certification) to provide services for the treatment and rehabilitation of persons described in ORS 675.368 (Application of ORS 675.360 to 675.410) and who may supervise certified associate sex offender therapists.

(3) “Certified secondary associate sex offender therapist” means a person who is certified under ORS 675.375 (Certification) or 675.380 (Reciprocal certification) to provide limited services for the treatment and rehabilitation of persons described in ORS 675.368 (Application of ORS 675.360 to 675.410) under the direct supervision of a certified clinical sex offender therapist.

(4) “Certified sex offender therapist” means a certified clinical sex offender therapist, a certified associate sex offender therapist or a certified secondary associate sex offender therapist.

(5) “Direct supervision” means a minimum of two hours of supervision by a certified clinical sex offender therapist for each:

(a) 45 hours of direct clinical contact with a person described in ORS 675.368 (Application of ORS 675.360 to 675.410), if the individual being supervised is a certified associate sex offender therapist; or

(b) 10 hours of direct clinical contact with a person described in ORS 675.368 (Application of ORS 675.360 to 675.410), if the individual being supervised is a certified secondary associate sex offender therapist.

(6) “Professional disclosure statement” means a statement about an applicant for certification under ORS 675.375 (Certification) or 675.380 (Reciprocal certification) that includes the following information:

(a) Name, business address and telephone number;

(b) Philosophy and approach to treatment and rehabilitation of persons described in ORS 675.368 (Application of ORS 675.360 to 675.410);

(c) Formal education and training;

(d) Continuing education experience and name of supervisor, if any;

(e) Fee schedules for sexual abuse specific treatment services; and

(f) The name, address and telephone number of the Sex Offender Treatment Board.

(7) “Sexual abuse specific treatment” means the process of evaluation, assessment and reformation of persons described in ORS 675.368 (Application of ORS 675.360 to 675.410). [2007 c.841 §2; 2009 c.595 §1050; 2009 c.701 §4; 2017 c.421 §1]

Note: See note under 675.360 (Legislative findings).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 675—Psychologists; Occupational Therapists; Certified Sex Offender Therapists; Regulated Social Workers; Licensed Professional Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors675.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.