From the Practice Directorate

Learn about resources available from the APA Practice Organization.
  • H1N1 Flu and Client Appointments: Considerations for Psychologists

  • Research Roundup

  • New Resource to Help Understand the Mental Health Parity Law


H1N1 Flu and Client Appointments: Considerations for Psychologists

Practicing psychologists may get questions from patients or clients about H1N1 flu and their appointments. The pointers in this article can help practitioners determine an appropriate course of action.

More information can be found in the PracticeUpdate e-newsletter from the APA Practice Organization.


Research Roundup

This is the first in a series of research summaries that pertain to professional psychology. The APA Practice Organization (APAPO) plans to include these summaries, representing a small selection of recent research, periodically in PracticeUpdate. This month’s Roundup features research on depression.

More information can be found in the PracticeUpdate e-newsletter from the APA Practice Organization


New Resource Helps Clients and Consumers Understand the Mental Health Parity Law

The American Psychological Association Practice Directorate has produced a new online resource to help practitioners’ clients and other consumers understand the new mental health parity law that takes effect on January 1, 2010.

More information can be found in the PracticeUpdate e-newsletter from the APA Practice Organization