Archive for the ‘Professional Development’ Category

Reimbursement for Parenting Education Services

In a recent White Paper (Jones, Allen & Barnes, 2016) the authors suggest that Parent education needs to become a billable service that can be funded by Medicaid, Medicare and Private Insurance. They assert throughout their article, quite succinctly, that parent education saves State and Federal dollars […]

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In Defense of Parents

Dear NPEN Members, My most recent blog entry – In Defense of Parents: A Child Therapist’s Dissent – was just published on Huffington Post. I invite all comments, pro and con. Here’s the link: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/kenneth-barish-phd/parenting-advice_b_2646009.html Ken Barish

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Family Stories

NPEN friends, Just wanted to share – this is an article from the New York Times with strong evidence about the power of family stories and what kind of stories are most important: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/17/fashion/the-family-stories-that-bind-us-this-life.html?pagewanted=1&_r=1&smid=fb-share Ruth Ettenberg Freeman

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Therapy for Family Retrusting

May be of interest: I have written an article that discusses therapy and distinguishes it from custody/access evaluations and mediation in the divorce process:   http://garydirenfeld.wordpress.com/2013/03/15/in-the-turmoil-of-family-transition/ america cash advance loans Best, Gary

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