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The Differences between a QMHP and a QIDP

You may see job listings for QMHP or QIDP. Here are some of the differences and similarities between the two qualifications.<p><b>QMHP</b><p>A Qualified Mental …

Developmental Disabilities

Case Management: Linking to Services

The three key components of case management are linking, monitoring, and coordinating services for their clients. One of the primary reasons people …

Project Management

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Why Virginia’s CCC Plus Has Case Managers a Little Nervous

Commonwealth Coordinated Care Pus or CCC Plus is a new statewide Medicaid managed care long-term services program recently implemented in August …

Five Things to Consider Before Majoring in Psychology

Photo via: Jess and Mia<p>Psychology degrees can offer a variety of career opportunities and a chance to make an impact on thousands of lives. The …

Community-Based Residential Services

When we think of residential services, the first thing that usually comes to mind is a group home or sponsored residential services sponsored …

15 Black Male Therapists You Should Know

Recently, the Huffington Post article about the “10 Black Female Therapists You Should Know” sparked so much interest in the mental health community, …

When athletes share their battles with mental illness

Michael Phelps locked himself in his bedroom for four days three years ago. He’d been arrested a second time for DUI. He was despondent and adrift. He thought about suicide.<p>“I didn’t want to be alive,” he tells USA TODAY Sports. “I didn’t want to see anyone else. I didn’t want to see another …

Mental Health

Maintaining Your Sanity in the Human Services Field: A Few Quick Tips

We all know any kind of casework can be extremely stressful. Case managers and social workers can sometimes carry caseloads of 50 to over 100 cases …

Case Management: The Intake Process

The intake process is just one of the many challenging and important aspects of case management services or any other human service program. The …

CIT Police Officers and the Mentally Disabled

Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) police officers are trained to respond specifically to situations involving the mentally ill. This article explains …

Resources

This page is dedicated to community resources and benefits information. This page will be updated regularly with helpful links to mental health …

Mental Disorders

The Case Manager’s Role in Conflict Resolution

Yet another key function of case managers is resolving conflict. There are a number of reasons case managers engage in conflict resolution. One of …

Management

With Billions In Proposed Cuts, Medicaid Waivers May Be At Risk

The health care proposal in the U.S. Senate would slash $772 billion from Medicaid in the next decade, the Congressional Budget Office said, …

Health Care

How to Become a Residential Sponsor in Virginia

Virginia and many other states are moving away from institutionalized settings and transitioning to community –based residential services. Group …

Project Management

What's considered a developmental disability?

Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016<p>(WRDW/WAGT) -- There are a number of disabilities people live with each day and a group in Georgia is trying to make the lives …

Vocational Options for the Disabled

Individuals with disabilities often have difficulty obtaining competitive employment due to the nature of their disabilities. Others may not be able …

5 mental health podcasts by therapists of color

Developing a Person Centered Plan

<b>Updated on 6/16/2017</b><p>This article discusses the process that clinicians use to develop person centered plans for individuals with intellectual or …

Private Case Management vs. Public Case Management Services

This article discusses the introduction of privatized case management in addition to case management provided by public agencies.<p>For years people …

Direct Care Professionals and Why We Need Them

The human services field covers a wide range of professional opportunities. These professions may vary in opportunities and advancement depending on …

How the DOJ Settlement Changed Case Management in Virginia

This article addresses the recent DOJ settlement with the Commonwealth of VA regarding individuals with intellectual disabilities and the impact …

Case Management: The Transition from High School

Most parents are excited when our children approach graduation from high school. It’s time to look toward college, trade school, or entering the work …

You’re Not Alone: Suicide warning signs and how you can help

Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>><p>Updated:Saturday, January 6 2018 3:55 PM EST2018-01-06 20:55:56 GMT<p>ROME (AP) - The owner of the jewels stolen from a …

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ABC News

Brendan McDermid/Reuters<p>8 dead after truck plows into people in NYC in 'cowardly act of terror': Mayor<p>Top Stories<p>What's next in the Mueller …

Mental Health Daily News Feed

The Mental Health Daily News Feed app provides daily articles on mental health and substance abuse.<p>* Articles delivered daily from around the web on …

How These Psychologists Are Prioritizing Mental Health Care For Black America

"Our Mental Health Minute" addresses subjects most pertinent to our community.<p>Psychologists Riana Anderson and Shawn Jones wanted to find an effective way to intertwine the two communities they knew best: psychology and black America. So they began brainstorming ways to do just that three years ago.<p>…

Mental Disorders

Five of the best blogs for stress relief

Feeling stressed? Everyone faces stress from time to time. However, long-term stress can build up and have an adverse impact on health. Taking steps …

Wellness

Governor pushes for mental health screenings at jails

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- It’s an issue that was highlighted after the death of Jamycheal Mitchell, a mentally ill inmate who died at the Hampton Roads …