Dr. Paula Hartman Stein is a geropsychologist, healthcare educator, and journalist covering Medicare issues for The National Psychologist newspaper. She has edited two books, Enhancing Cognitive Fitness in Adults and Innovative Behavioral Healthcare for Older Adults. Dr. Stein has 30 years of experience in direct patient care in settings that include primary care, hospitals, and private practice. Her current academic appointments include Senior Fellow at the Institute for Life Span Development and Gerontology at the University of Akron and faculty in the Integrated primary care certificate program at the U of Massachusetts Medical School. Active as a national advocate for quality healthcare since 2007, she currently serves on the depression and elder maltreatment screen technical expert panels for CMS. She consults with behavioral healthcare providers regarding medical documentation and quality measures.


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Dr. Hartman-Stein is a nationally recognized healthcare consultant, educator, journalist. and clinical psychologist who specializes in working with older adults and late life families.

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Consultation Services

Dr. Hartman-Stein conducts behavioral wellness groups, individual and family consultations on aging issues including strategies for caring for individuals with memory loss.

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Medicare documentation updates for 2019 for psychotherapy are available.

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Modeling Your Home for Accessibility

More than 56 million Americans have a disability of some sort. While the American Disabilities Act makes no specific provision for the building of personal residences, building a home with accessibility in mind will enable residents to retain independence and remain in their own homes for longer. And whether you were born with a disability

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American Psychological Association is awarding Dr. Paula Hartman-Stein

American Psychological Association is awarding Dr. Paula Hartman-Stein The 2018 APA Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Independent Practice She has been invited to present at the APA convention in San Francisco on Sat 08/11 @ 1:00PM – 1:50PM Division/Sponsor: APA-APA; Co-List: APA Board of Professional Affairs, APA Committee on Aging Building/Room: Moscone Center/Room 104

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