.05 Evaluation for Telepsychology Services.
A. Before engaging in the practice of psychology using telepsychology, a psychologist or psychology associate shall evaluate the client to determine that delivery of telepsychology is appropriate considering at least the following factors:
(1) The client’s:
(c) Medical and psychological history; and
(d) Preference for receiving services via telepsychology; and
(2) The nature of the services to be provided, including anticipated:
(b) Risks; and
(c) Constraints resulting from their delivery via telepsychology.
B. The client evaluation set forth in §A of this regulation shall take place at an initial in-person session, unless the psychologist or psychology associate documents in the record the reason for not meeting in person.