June 12, 2014 |Vol. 11, No. 11
On June 25, the governor of Illinois signed landmark legislation (SB 2187) authorizing licensed clinical psychologists, with advanced, specialized training, to prescribe certain medications for the treatment of mental health disorders.
- Research Roundup: Transitioning to parenthood
This issue focuses on recent research related to romantic relationship satisfaction for couples transitioning to parenthood.
- Practitioner Pointer: How to handle record requests from patients
As patients become more active and involved consumers of health and mental health services, psychologists may experience an increase in patient requests for their health records. This article addresses what to do when a patient asks for a copy of his or her patient record.