ADVOCATE SPECIAL REPORT: Healthcare Reform and You
How will healthcare reform affect your practice? It's important for CMHCs to be up to speed on healthcare reform, because many clients will rely on their mental health counselors for guidance about it. In Part 2 of our series, Joel E. Miller, AMHCA executive director and CEO, details the eight cascading effects of the new Medicaid Expansion program. The program is critical to ensuring that uninsured people with mental health conditions gain access to high-quality mental health services.
Epigenetics and Its Implications for Our Work With Clients
Recent research has thrown a curveball at the nature-versus-nurture paradigm. Environmental exposures, interpersonal relationships, stress, and behaviors have all been shown capable of altering genetic processes.
Call for Programs for AMHCA's 2014 Annual Conference
To present a program at AMHCA's Annual Conference in Seattle next July, submit your proposals online by Dec. 13, 2013, at 11:59 p.m. Get the answers to FAQs such as, "How do I submit my proposal online?" "Do all presenters have to be AMHCA members?" "Do I have to have a master's degree to present? and "What AV equipment will be provided?" by visiting the 2014 Call for Programs page and click "Program Submission Instructions."