WVC 30 - 21 - 4
§30-21-4. Duties of licensee; construction of article.
(a) It shall be the duty of a licensee when entering into
any psychologist-client relationship to assist his client in
obtaining professional help for all aspects of his problem which
fall outside the boundaries of the licensee's competence. It
shall also be the duty of a licensee to encourage his client to
make provision for the medical diagnosis and treatment of
relevant medical problems and, whenever indicated, to make
referral to or seek consultation with medical specialists.
(b) Nothing in this article shall be construed as permitting
the administering or prescribing of drugs or as infringing upon
the practice of medicine and surgery.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session