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Pictured above: a clinician holds a woman's hands Earlier this month, the federal Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act of 2022 was...

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Pictured above: a judge reviews a document with a gavel in the foreground As outlined in a previous article, 6 Bills Mental Healthcare...

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Pictured above: a therapist lectures to a group of colleagues During its regularly scheduled board meeting on Feb 11, 2022, the Oklahoma Board of...

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Pictured above: a therapist flipping through the pages of a treatment manual On Friday February 11th, the Oklahoma Board of Behavioral Health...

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During today's board meeting, the OBBHL voted to waive in-person CEU requirements for Oklahoma LPC, LMFTs, and LBPs. The board cited "the continued...

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Earlier this week, Representative Jim Olsen introduced House Bill 2973 to the Oklahoma State Legislature, which he referred to as the...

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Pictured above: the word "legislation" on a dictionary page As the Oklahoma legislative session draws nearer, state lawmakers have recently been...

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Pictured above: a long boardroom table lined with black chairs The Oklahoma State Board of Behavioral Health, Board of Licensed Alcohol and Drug...

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Having a private practice or working as a contract clinician can provide flexibility and freedom that salary positions may not grant. When...

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Before private practice and contract clinicians begin to build their caseload, they have to build their businesses. Often, deciding if an LLC or...

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Though the Federal Tax Day only comes once per year, there are multiple records to be kept and payments to be made throughout the year to make...

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After years of maintaining a private practice or working as a contractor, eventually most therapists will choose to retire. While many salaried...

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