CPA CE Webinar: Colorado Prescriptive Authority for Psychologists

Friday, June 9th, 2023

12:00PM - 1:00PM MT

CPA Members: $35.00
Non-Members: $70.00
CPA Student Members: $10.00
Non-Member Students: $20.00

*If you are a non-member student wanting to register, please reach out to [email protected] to receive a discount code 

Description: The presentation provides an in-depth overview of the Colorado Prescriptive Authority Law and the steps to become a prescribing psychologist in Colorado. It covers the legislative framework, brief regulatory requirements, and scope of practice for prescribing psychologists in the state. The presentation outlines the educational and training requirements, a brief overview of licensure and certification processes, and ongoing professional development needed to obtain prescriptive authority. It explores the potential benefits and implications of prescriptive authority for psychologists, including its impact on patient care, collaboration with other healthcare providers, and ethical considerations. The role of prescribing psychologists in integrated healthcare settings is examined, including opportunities and challenges in interdisciplinary team collaboration. The presentation also identifies available resources and support for psychologists interested in pursuing prescriptive authority in Colorado.

CEs: 1.0 CE Available

Program Level: Introductory

Learning Objectives:

  • Explain the the Colorado Prescriptive Authority Law (HB23-1071)
  • Explore the Steps to Become a Prescribing Psychologist in Colorado
  • Discuss the Benefits and Implications of Prescriptive Authority for Psychologists
  • Examine the Role of Prescribing Psychologists in Integrated Healthcare Settings
Speaker: Jin Lee PsyD, MSCP, BCB