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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Critical review of some of the more extreme claims about “neuroplasticity”

Critical review of some of the more extreme claims about “neuroplasticity”

The Wall Street Journal edition for 2-28-15 includes an interesting book review 2 books about neuroplasticity. The review, “Brainstorms Brewing,” is by Raymond Tallis, MD, who is described on his website as “ a philosopher, poet, novelist and cultural critic and was until recently a physician and clinical scientist.” He does seem to have impressive credentials for the material being discussed, including neurological work with acute and rehabilitation patients and award-winning research and publications about the brain and, more directly related to the topics of my blog, human behavior and psychology.

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