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Governor's Proclamation: Minority Mental Health Month (July 2020)
AMERICAN COUNSELING ASSOCIATION ADVOCACY POWER HOURS
ICA EFFORTS TOWARDS RACIAL INJUSTICE, DIVERSITY, EQUITY, AND INCLUSION
AMHCA webinar: Medicare Grassroots Advocacy (5/13)-- an update on the Medicare legislation and guidance on what needs to happen now to include our bill in the next COVID-19 stimulus package.
Senate Bill 142:
Synopsis: Medicaid reimbursement for schools. Specifies services for which a school corporation may seek Medicaid reimbursement. Adds physical therapy to the list of services a school psychologist may refer a student. Allows school psychologists to make referrals to physical therapists for mandated school services. Effective: July 1, 2020.
The Support Act: H.R. 6 the Support for Patients and Communities Act
January 1, 2020 -licensed professional counselors in opioid treatment programs certified by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) are eligible for Medicare reimbursement.
Indiana Associations Meeting (Diagnosis) -Sept. 2019
Every group present (IAMFT, ICA, IAAP, MHA) reported their association has voted/decided to move forward and pursue diagnosis together. School counselors are in support as well.