Financial Practice Management - Gene Nisja, MA, LMFT Session Delivered Virtually Face to Face Through Zoom
This is an online course
"You have your Master's degree. You have a mental health license. But do you have the knowledge to start a career and begin a private practice? This seminar will discuss the various types of places that Master's level and licensed professionals can be employed; the different occupational settings that can lead to more than one revenue stream.
The course will show how to reduce legal risk by exploring areas where licensed mental health professionals are sued and exploring sanctions by licensing boards. We’ll also review how to follow community standards such as Intake, Treatment Planning, and Discharge Documentation as required by insurance companies and State Licensing Bodies..
The participants will learn:
Ethical marketing techniques
How to avoid liability by practicing ethically
How to complete documentation to meet community standards
Ways to generate different revenue streams to stabilize income"
Gene is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with 26 years of experience providing counseling and therapy;. 12 years post-licensure experience in a variety of settings. Experience with a variety of clinical diagnosis including: Depression, Anxiety, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Eating and Thought Disorders. Have been employed in a wide range of settings including: Day Treatment, Outpatient, Inpatient, Hospital, Residential and Correctional. Expertise in Cognitive Behavioral approaches to Depression and Anxiety, Affect Management, Distress Tolerance. Skilled in Structural Family Therapy Approaches. Experience in both administration and direct care. Trained in documentation, court testifying, effective communication, leadership decision making,