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How Clients Can Request a Session From Provider’s Public Profile

Once you have accessed your provider’s public profile page from the link on his/hers website, you can request to schedule a session with the provider

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How Telemedicine is Helping Our Veterans

Military service can be hard on a veteran, both physically and psychologically. After returning from service, many veterans are in need of health care, particularly physical therapy and psychological treatment. In 2012, approximately 500,000 veterans returning from war suffered from post traumatic

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Telepsychiatry is Effectively Combating America’s Doctor Shortage

The United States is currently experiencing a serious dearth in psychiatric doctors. This la

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A Brief Overview of the Gottman Method

The Gottman Method, developed by Drs. John and Julie Schwartz Gottman, is a method of therapy meant to improve relationships between couples. While the Gottman Method is known most notably to focus on interactions within marital relationships, there is also Gottman therapies meant to increase

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Manage Your Time to Manage Your Health

Albert Einstein once said that time is an illusion; to some of us, it can even be a mirage. One moment it seems like you have all the time in the world, but you blink and its as if years have disappeared out from underneath you.

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Ethical Practice and Risk Management for the Mental Health Professional in the Age of Telehealth

By Dr. Ed Smith, PhD. PsyD.

As new telehealth technologies begin to emerge in the behavioral health care space, mental health providers will want to stay aware and informed regarding the opportunities and the challenges presented by telehealth. Effective risk management essentially involves attending to the same two basic issues – the expectations associated with legal requirements and ethical practice.

It is the legal issue that is most affected by the new parameters associated with telehealth….

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Interstate Telehealth: Rules and Helpful Tips

In my last blog post I discussed the cause-effect relationship telehealth is having on interstate treatment and multi-state licensure trends. Today I will go into more detail surrounding the nuances of interstate telehealth laws and how best to coordinate your transition online within the parameters

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Next Generation Healthcare for Higher Education:

Behavioral Healthcare in Higher Education is increasingly more difficult for schools to manage.  With the recent uptick seen in on-campus crisis, the emphasis on student mental health has never been stronger. Let's explore some of the issues at hand, and look at how telemental health will

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Telehealth: A Competitive Advantage for Employee Assistance Programs

Employee Assistance Programs or EAPs have been in existence since the 1960's, providing critical behavioral health services to employers and their employees. Today the EAP industry is well saturated with a myriad of solutions the employer can select from. The question has become: How do EAPs stay

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5 Ways to Grow Your Private Practice Online!

Every business owner wants to grow their business. The type of person who starts their own business is seldom the type of person who is okay with letting that business move forward at the same rate year after year. While there are many ways to grow your private practice, today we’ve put together

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