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Division VIII - Resources for Neuropsychologists

Continuing Education Programs

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Billing, Insurance And Reimbursement

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Legislative Advocacy And Action

California Psychological Association
http://cpapsych.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=15
CPA advocates for all psychologists in California. To access resources, one must be a member of CPA.

Practice Central
http://www.apapracticecentral.org/index.aspx
This organization conducts legislative advocacy at the federal and state levels.

National Academy of Neuropsychology
http://nanonline.org/NAN/PAIC/HoustonConference.aspx
To access resources, one must be a member of NAN.

Relevant Professional Organizations

American Psychological Association

National Academy of Neuropsychology

Hispanic Neuropsychological Society

AACN: American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology

ABCN: American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology

ABPN: American Board of Pediatric Neuropsychology

ABPN: American Board of Professional Neuropsychology

APA: Division 40

ASPPB: Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards

INS: International Neuropsychological Society

Neurological Conditions National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes

TOPSS: Teachers of Psychology in Secondary Schools

The Brain Attack Coalition on Stroke

Traumatic Brain Injury Survival Guide

Epilepsy Foundation

Alzheimer’s Association

Brain Injury Association of California

BIAUSA: Brain Injury Association of America

Position Papers

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Additional Resources

Geriatrics at Your Fingertips
David B. Reuben MD et al
Published by the American Geriatric Society
http://www.geriatricsatyourfingertips.org
They have a new app for the iPhone

As Assessment Guide to Geriatric Neuropsychology
Holly Tuokko and Thomas Hadjistavropoulos
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates,  1998

Psychologists in Long Term Care
http://www.pltcweb.org
Psychologists In Long Term Care, Inc. (PLTC) is a network of psychologists and other professionals dedicated to providing high quality mental health services in long-term care settings, including skilled nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, assisted living facilities, and congregate housing.

Institute on Aging: San Francisco
Continuing Education for Professionals
http://www.ioaging.org/professionals/ceu_continuing_education_sf.html

Concept Healthcare
http://www.cohealth.org
CoHealth provides training and resources for psychologists, behavioral and healthcare professionals, and family members to better care for the elderly by understanding the psychology of aging along with the physical effects of growing old — a collaborative approach to care for the whole person.

UC Davis Alzheimer’s Disease Center
http://alzheimer.ucdavis.edu
We developed this Web site for researchers, primary care physicians, caregivers, students and those with a general interest in Alzheimer’s Disease. Utilizing the many resources and web links, we think you will find this a useful portal to understanding the many facets of dementia.

Competency

Assessing Competence to Consent to Treatment:
A Guide for Physicians and Other Health Professionals
Thomas Grisso and Paul S. Appelbaum
Oxford University Press  1998

Evaluating Competencies:  Forensic Assessments and Instruments
Thomas Grisso
Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers  2003

Changes in Decision-Making Capacity in Older Adults:
Assessment and Intervention
Edited by Sara H. Qualls and Michael A. Smyer
Wiley Series in Clinical Geropsychology  2007

Assessment of Older Adults with Diminished Capacity:
A Handbook for Psychologists
American Psychological Association Workgroup 2008
Available online:  www.apa.org/pi/aging/capacity_psychologist_handbook.pdf

Billing

John Courtney PhD has a listserv focussed on mental health billing.  To join send an email to: Mhbilling+subscribe@googlegroups.com

Medicare Rules for Testing Services:  APA
http://www.div40.org/Committee_Activities_Pages/Advisory_Committee/Practice/NCCI_CMS_Testing_Alert.pdf

Billing and Coding:  APA Practice Management
http://www.apapracticecentral.org/reimbursement/billing/index.aspx

Geriatric Psychopharmacology

Geriatric Psychopharmacology
Edited by J. Craig Nelson
Medical Psychiatry Series

Clinical Manual of Geriatric Psychopharmacology
by Sandra A. Jacobson, Ronald W. Pies, and Ira R. Katz, 821 pp, $74.
Washington, DC, American Psychiatric Publishing, 2007.
ISBN-13 978-1-58562-252-8.

Childhood Conditions

National Autism Association

California Autism Resources

Attention Deficit Disorder Association

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

National Cancer Institute

Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation

4MyChild

KidsHealth

National Stroke Association

Pediatric Stroke Center

Hemi-Kids

The Pediatric Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Research

Pediatric Neurology: Tics & Tourettte’s

American Academy of Family Physicians

Royal College of Psychiatrists

Interesting Websites

 http://www.dana.org/Default.aspx

http://nanonline.org/nan/Education/BECOOL.aspx

Articles About Concussions

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/02/sports/othersports/02concussions.html

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/04/110418122300.htm

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/08/100830094924.htm

http://neurosciencenews.com/football-helmet-ratings-reducing-concussion-risk-nfl-concussions/

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/08/100830094924.htm

http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/sports/index.html 

Articles About Cognition in Old Age

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/02/110220142811.htm

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/08/110809083255.htm

 

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