Successful Practice in Neuropsychology and Neuro-Rehabilitation
A Scientist-Practitioner Model, 2/ed

 

 by :

 Mary Pepping

 Press :

 Academic Press

 Year :

 2015

 Binding :

 Paperback

 ISBN (13) :

 9780128002582

 ISBN (10) :

 0128002581

 Pages :

 294

 Size :

 16 x 23

 Price :

 $ 64.95

 

 

 
This book is a guide to create and implement effective neuropsychological and neuro-rehabilitation services in medical center and/or private practice settings.

Overview

Key Features

  • How to gather and report NPE and other evaluation findings with a neuro- rehabilitation focus that lead to specific neuro-rehabilitation recommendations. Benefit: this will make your evaluations and reports more desirable and sought after in the setting and community where you work.
  • Updated billing/diagnostic code recommendations to accurately capture the actual time spent in evaluating and/or treating patients.Benefit: increased appropriate billing and collections for your time
  • Recommendations for clinical neuropsychology postdoctoral fellowship training of a Navy psychologist. Benefit: you may be able to obtain funding for an experienced Navy clinical psychologist who wants formal training in neuropsychology. This can expand your clinical services, increase variety and quality of your training program and ultimately support improved care for returning American military personnel.

Description

This 2nd edition (of the original Successful Private Practice in Neuropsychology) provides an updated overview of key principles and processes for establishing, maintaining and developing neuropsychology practice and neuro-rehabilitation program (NRP) treatment in medical center and/or private practice settings. Essential elements of an entrepreneurial model that work well in the medical center context and the necessary role of variety and peer review in the private practice setting are also discussed.

Readership

Regardless of practice setting, (academic medical center, private medical center, outpatient clinic, private practice, university settings) active military or Veterans Administration settings, the practice recommendations in this book will be useful to neuropsychologists, rehabilitation psychologists, clinical psychologists, speech and language pathologists, and occupational therapists. 

Contents


Foreword
Preface
1 THE CHALLENGES OF PRACTICE: OVERVIEW OF KEY ISSUES AND EFFECTIVE SOLUTIONS
2 OTHER POTENTIAL INDIGNITIES
3 THE GOOD NEWS
4 GETTING STARTED: PRACTICAL PRELIMINARY QUESTIONS
5 A PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR OPENING YOUR BUSINESS
6 MARKETING AND OTHER MATTERS
7 CREATIVE APPROACHES TO FINANCIAL ISSUES
8 MEDICAL-LEGAL WORK
9 CONSULTATION AND SUPERVISION PRACTICE
10 PSYCHOMETRIC CONCERNS
11 TREATMENT PRACTICES FOR NEUROPSYCHOLOGISTS
12 NUTS AND BOLTS OF YOUR EVALUATION PRACTICE
13 NEURO-REHABILITATION PROGRAM TREATMENT: PRINCIPLES AND PROCESS
14 HOW TO DESIGN AND IMPLEMENT A COGNITIVE GROUP
15 THE VALUE AND USE OF THE MMPI IN NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL PRACTICE
16 DESIGNING AND IMPLEMENTING A CLINICAL NEUROPSYCHOLOGY FELLOWSHIP
17 RESEARCH AS A DAILY REALITY
18 SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS
Appendices


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