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The Power of the Pen: An Experiential Narrative Gerontology Workshop

Register Click Here Program Description: gerontology, a sub-field of aging studies meaning “life as story,” deepens our understanding of how individuals change internally in late life in psychological and spiritual ways. Guided autobiography, life review, legacy writing and reflective writing en plein air are examples of narrative gerontology interventions. This experiential writing workshop will provide

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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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Updates on Medicare documentation for psychotherapy

New prepayment audits strike fear in Medicare providers The National Psychologist ​ (May/June 2018), 27,3, p1 By Paula Hartman-Stein, Ph.D. Reviews of Medicare claims using the traditional “pay and chase” method are nothing new, but if documentation is not thorough or if billing practices vary significantly from peers, recent pre-payment audits will threaten the existence

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