Caring for a chronically ill pet is often thought to be less involved or less difficult than caring for a sick family member, but, it can bring some of the same emotional and financial burdens. A team of researchers recently discovered that, according to a psychometric test that measures burden, owners of sick pets experience a level of burden that is considered significant for human caregivers.
A new study suggests that the more understanding officials have about the symptoms of concussions, the more confident they are in calling timeouts for injuries.
The Fall 2017 issue of our journal is in the mail and should arrive shortly. Featured topics include routine outcome monitoring, bariatric surgery evaluations, use of interpreters, and the 2016–2017 Supreme Court.
The National Register of Health Service Psychologists has partnered with Guilford Press. Our Registrants receive a 20% discount on all Guilford Press products and free shipping with the use of a discount code.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services have a provider compliance video on how to properly submit sufficient documentation when billing for psychotherapy services.
The Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists is allowing applications for an emergency temporary licence to provide access to mental health services in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey. Applicants must be currently licensed in another jurisdiction and must be in good standing.
The National Register is happy to announce that the Vermont Board of Psychological Examiners just approved the National Register’s mobility program. For more information on applying under the endorsement provision, contact the Board office. Visit our licensure mobility page to learn more and request a verification letter.
You can now browse and watch 42 videos from our Integrated Healthcare Training Series using the “Video Courses” tab on CE.NationalRegister.org. We track the videos you’ve watched and when you reach one hour (worth one CE credit), simply complete an evaluation form to earn your certificate.
We’ve partnered with Hogrefe Publishing to create continuing education courses for their series Advances in Psychotherapy: Evidence-Based Practice. Registrants also receive a 15% discount on volumes in the series.
JAMA released an editorial on Treating Borderline Personality Disorder With Psychotherapy. Access the article information on the JAMA website.
JAMA: Effect of Collaborative Care vs Usual Care on Depressive Symptoms in Older Adults With Subthreshold Depression
JAMA has released an original investigation report on the Effect of Collaborative Care vs Usual Care on Depressive Symptoms in Older Adults With Subthreshold Depression. Read the key points and abstract on the JAMA website.