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As newly minted clinicians, recent graduates pursuing LPC candidacy are tasked with the responsibility of securing a licensing supervisor. Being...

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On August 26, 2021, the Oklahoma Counseling Association distributed the OCA Summer 2021 Newsletter. The newsletter contained an article by Johnie...

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The increase in mental health related struggles in Americans throughout the pandemic has risen in tandem with the use of therapeutic online...

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During a regularly scheduled meeting on July 23, 2021 of the Oklahoma State Board of Licensed Social Workers, upcoming changes to licensure renewal...

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On July 19, 2021, during a regular meeting of the Oklahoma Board of Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselors, the board voted to extend it's waiver of...

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With a 40% increase in anxiety and depression symptoms across the United States since the advent of the pandemic, it is well-known that the residual...

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As the renewal period for licensed professional counselors in Oklahoma draws nearer, many therapists have been reaching out to the licensing board...

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For months, Oklahoma mental health care providers have been preparing for the implementation of the state’s planned managed care initiative,...

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During the Oklahoma Board of Behavioral Health meeting on June 11, 2021, the board voted to waive in-person continuing education requirements...

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In research, it has been well-documented that first responders, such as EMS workers, police officers, and firefighters, face an increased risk of...

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The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have led to a significant increase in mental health-related problems across the United States. According to the...

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With the rollout of Oklahoma’s new Medicaid program Sooner Select scheduled to begin on October 1st, clinicians across the state are preparing...

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