mental health provider

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mental health (service) provider

Medtalk A person, partnership or professional corporation comprised of appropriately licensed persons–eg, certified substance abuse counselors, clinical psychologists, clinical social workers, licensed substance abuse treatment practitioner, licensed practical nurse, marriage and family therapist, mental health professional, physician, professional counselor, psychologists, registered nurse, school psychologist, or social worker. Cf Mental health professional.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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