What requirements apply to group treatment sessions?
(1) The group sessions must be single gender.
(2) The group size is limited to a maximum of twelve participants, and a minimum of two participants.
(3) Group sessions must be at least ninety minutes in length.
(4) Group sessions must be closed to all persons other than participants, group facilitators, and others specifically invited by the group leaders. Others specifically invited by group leaders may include:
(a) Professionals in related fields;
(b) Persons offering interpretation services for the deaf and/or hearing impaired or language translation/interpretation; and
(c) Others bringing specific information critical to the group.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 26.50.150
. WSR 01-08-046, § 388-60-0085, filed 3/30/01, effective 4/30/01.]