Book Review:  Financial Management for Your Mental Health Practice: Key Concepts Made Simple

Book Review: Financial Management for Your Mental Health Practice: Key Concepts Made Simple

Book review: Financial Management for Your Mental Health Practice: Key Concepts Made Simple, by Jeffrey Zimmerman, Ph.D. and Diane Libby, CPA. (2015) TPI Press, softcover, 88 pp., $24.99.

This book packs a lot of helpful information into 88 pages.  The information that this book provides is valuable – maybe even crucial – for mental health professionals (MHPs), whether they are early in their career or have an established practice.  It also provides information that is crucial for those in independent practice, but even if you are employed the information will still be helpful.

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MN Psychologists Visit Cuba:  Learn, Make Friends and Have Adventures

MN Psychologists Visit Cuba: Learn, Make Friends and Have Adventures

Two Minnesota psychologists were in Havana, Cuba, with wives, to learn about how Cuban psychologists are trained and practice in the Cuban health care system.  We were scheduled to meet with 25 leading psychologists and psychiatrists at a Cuban cultural center near the University of Havana, and were eager to meet our hosts and the group. We had three boxes of textbooks and professional supplies donated by Minnesota colleagues, and had been looking forward to this event for months.

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Results of survey of Minnesota health care professionals about the MInnesotaCare Provider Tax

Results of survey of Minnesota health care professionals about the MInnesotaCare Provider Tax

Thanks to the 380 professional colleagues who completed the mhconcierge.com 5 question survey about the MinnesotaCare Provider Tax.  Invitations to participate in this survey were sent to the members of two Minnesota Psychological Association listservs, a list of emails for over 3,000 licensed psychologists purchased from the Board of Psychology, several LinkedIn groups for mental health professionals, and by an email “blast” message provided by the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, MN Chapter.

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