2017 ORS 676.802¹
Definitions for ORS 676.802 and 676.810 to 676.820

Definitions for ORS 676.802 (Definitions for ORS 676.802 and 676.810 to 676.820), 676.806 (Behavior Analysis Regulatory Board) and 676.810 (Board duties) to 676.820 (Use of titles “licensed behavior analyst,” “licensed assistant behavior analyst,” “registered behavior analysis interventionist”). As used in this section, ORS 676.806 (Behavior Analysis Regulatory Board) and 676.810 (Board duties) to 676.820 (Use of titles “licensed behavior analyst,” “licensed assistant behavior analyst,” “registered behavior analysis interventionist”):

(1)(a) “Applied behavior analysis” means the design, implementation and evaluation of environmental modifications, using behavioral stimuli and consequences, to produce significant improvement in human social behavior, including the use of direct observation, measurement and functional analysis of the relationship between environment and behavior.

(b) “Applied behavior analysis” does not mean psychological testing, neuropsychology, psychotherapy, cognitive therapy, sex therapy, psychoanalysis, hypnotherapy or long-term counseling as treatment modalities.

(2) “Licensed health care professional” means an individual whose scope of practice includes applied behavior analysis and who is licensed by:

(a) The Occupational Therapy Licensing Board;

(b) The Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists;

(c) The Oregon Medical Board;

(d) The Oregon State Board of Nursing;

(e) The Physical Therapist Licensing Board;

(f) The State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology;

(g) The State Board of Licensed Social Workers; or

(h) The Oregon Board of Psychology. [2015 c.674 §1; 2017 c.6 §27]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 676—Health Professions Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors676.­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.