February 28, 2010 |Vol. 7, No. 2
In the Spotlight
The U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor and Treasury have released an interim final rule implementing the Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act.
- Can’t access premium content on the new APA Practice website?
It may be because you haven’t yet upgraded your password to comply with APA’s increased security
- Call for comments on revision of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
The proposed draft criteria have been released for public comment, and psychologists are encouraged to submit comments
From the Field
- APA advocates successfully for psychological testing in disability evaluations
The Social Security Administration has agreed to change guidance that recommended memory testing be only rarely used in disability cases involving memory impairments
- APA Practice: Working for you
Here's a wrap-up of how your APA dues and APAPO Practice Assessment have been used recently to support you and your colleagues in professional psychology
Promoting Mind/Body Health: APA's Partnership with You
APA Executive Director for Professional Practice Katherine C. Nordal, PhD, discusses the public education campaign.