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In August, The Oklahoman reported that North Oklahoma County Mental Health Center, otherwise known as NorthCare, had completed the purchase of a...

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At times, clinicians may find that meeting the mental health needs of clients involves meeting other needs first. It may be difficult for clients...

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With access to over 130 casinos in Oklahoma alone, research by the National Council on Problem Gambling estimates that 74% of Oklahomans gambled...

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As the first day of school approaches, students and their families may experience an increase in emotional, social, and financial challenges. In...

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As explored in a previous article by the Oklahoma Counseling Institute, the health and social effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have led to a...

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Whether it is due to life changes, burnout, the need for additional income, or simply curiosity, there are many reasons why a therapist may...

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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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For years, suicide has been a leading cause of death among Oklahoma adults and adolescents. Over the course of the pandemic, the state has...

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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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