Editorial Staff

Editorial Staff

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Why Your EHR’s Customer Support Team Matters

Why Your EHR’s Customer Support Team Matters

As a private practitioner, your time can be consumed by the day-to-day operations that are necessary to keep your business … Continued

Why Wait? The Psychological Origins of Procrastination

Why Wait? The Psychological Origins of Procrastination

We’ve all been there. We sit, we stare, we even start to clean as long as it means that we … Continued

Why is Self Care Important for Mental Health Practitioners?

Why is Self Care Important for Mental Health Practitioners?

Why is self-care important when you’re the counselor, not the client? Your clients may ask you, “Why is self-care important?” … Continued

When Risk Taking Pays Off in Private Practice: A SimpleSpotlight on Kristin O’Rourke

When Risk Taking Pays Off in Private Practice: A SimpleSpotlight on Kristin O’Rourke

Kristin O’Rourke, LCSW, has a unique practice in the New York area, in which she sees her clients entirely in … Continued

When Does a Therapist Have to Break Confidentiality?

When Does a Therapist Have to Break Confidentiality?

Ah, confidentiality. One of the primary reasons clients choose to enter into a counseling relationship. They want to know they can share their inner fears, secrets, and desires with a neutral party, and that individual will not, and cannot, share that information with anyone else.

What We’re Reading — October 2020

What We’re Reading — October 2020

“Normal” is a word we’ve been hearing a lot of in the past few months. Early in the spring, people … Continued

What We’re Reading – September 2020

What We’re Reading – September 2020

In just the first six months of 2020, so many tenets of American society have been thrown into question. Now, … Continued