CAMFT Staff Attorney, Anastasia Johnson and former CAMFT Insurance and Healthcare Reform Committee member, Karen Ziccardi collaborated on producing this short video tutorial on how to bill insurance companies electronically. This short video provides a general overview on billing insurance electronically in an outpatient setting, and includes information on what you need to get started, how to fill out the CMS 1500 billing form, how to submit a claim online, and how to collect the payment.
Michael Griffin, J.D., LCSW, Staff Attorney, presents this six-hour workshop that focuses upon legal and ethical issues that have fundamental importance to psychotherapists.
Antitrust: What You Need to Know; Presented by Jonathan Epstein, United States Department of Justice--Antitrust Division
Insurance and Your Practice: What EVERY Therapist Needs to Know- Presented by Barbara Griswold, LMFT
Since 2014, Obamacare has brought insurance to millions of previously uninsured clients, and led Medi-Cal to open the door to MFTs and interns. But how might this and other changes in the insurance world affect you? Discover what every therapist should know about insurance, even if you n ever join an insurance plan.
Dave Jensen will review the four fundamentals of the psychotherapy profession. In addition, many clinicians struggle with the content of their treatment records. They wonder, “Should I write a lot? Should I write a little? What really needs to be in my records?”
Marketing for Mental Health Professionals; Presented by Ernesto Segismundo, Jr., MS, LMFT
Therapists in private practice can no longer ignore the effectiveness of marketing through video and social media. In order to have a successful marketing plan in this generation, therapists must learn how to utilize social media and video marketing. This workshop will help mental health professionals gain knowledge and skills pertaining to new technology and social media platforms such as YouTube, Facebook and LinkedIn. And most importantly, this workshop will also explore legal and ethical guidelines when marketing through social media as a mental health professional in the state of California.