January 27, 2011 |Vol. 8, No. 2
In the Spotlight
APA Executive Director for Professional Practice Katherine C. Nordal, PhD, shares her perspective on the new Congress and APAPO's legislative advocacy priorities.
From the Field
- Mental health parity implementation update
Two recent victories related to mental health parity law implementation highlight ongoing issues for professional psychology: benefits management and mental health coverage in health plans.
- Psychology opposes health care reform repeal
Despite opposition from a coalition of provider organizations, the House of Representatives passed legislation to repeal the 2010 health care reform law
- Education and outreach in the wake of Arizona shootings
The APA Disaster Response Network responded to the Arizona shootings by participating in a congressional webinar and offering additional support to persons affected by the tragedy
- Tribute to Patricia Bricklin, PhD
The American Psychological Association Practice Directorate mourns the loss of our friend and colleague Patricia Bricklin, PhD, who died December 21, 2010