818. Professional requirements.

818.     Professional requirements.

In order to be an approved mental health professional a person must fulfil one of the following professional requirements:

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    (1)     a first level nurse, registered in sub-part 1 of the nurses' part of the register1, with the inclusion of an entry indicating their field of practice is mental health or learning disabilities' nursing2;

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    (2)     an occupational health therapist registered in Part 63 of the health professions register4;

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    (3)     a chartered psychologist who is listed in the British Psychological Society's Register of Chartered Psychologists and who holds