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Welcome to NCPA
New CPT® codes for psychotherapy- effective Jan. 1, 2013
Dear NCPA / NPSI Friends,
In navigating the CPT changes, I believe you will find this website interesting and helpful:
CODING, BILLING AND DOCUMENTING PROFESSIONAL PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES
This presentation explains the changes made in the CPT codes for psychological services. Prepared recently by Antonio Puente of UNC Wilmington, it is very comprehensive and runs more than 500 pages.
Maxine Marcus, President
Nassau County Psychological Association
Maxine M.Marcus, Ph.D
The public access section allows consumers to query the
Psychologist" database, formerly known as "On-Line
Referral Service." This newly revamped feature provides
a more comprehensive profile of private practice information
which we believe will better service our members and public
inquiries. Visitors will also find helpful community resources, a user-friendly method of contacting us and a simplified manner in
apply for membership.
For NCPA Members only: An ID and password
are necessary to access this section. As a current member,
you will be provided with a temporary ID and password
via e-mail. Upon your initial log-in
to the Members Only section, please use the assigned login
Once logged-in, all information is menu- driven, providing
you with the ability to navigate the entire site. In
addition, we are most excited to provide a much expanded
self-entry database (replacing the currently used paper
on-line profile form.) This new feature is designed
to enable you to specifically represent your practice and
keep your information up-to-date. As a School
Psychologist, Academic, Agency/Hospital affiliated
psychologist, Emeritus or Student, you have the ability to
enter pertinent information to be included in the NCPA
newly designed website is still a work in progress, your
comments/suggestions are most welcome. You may click on "Contact
Us" link, call 516-377-1010 or fax us at 516-377-1240.
Dear Friends and Colleagues,
Keep your eye on this site and on our email blasts for information about two upcoming programs, one on Mindfulness and one on Risk Management. Details will follow.
A newsletter is also in gestation, and should be forthcoming soon.
Meanwhile, best wishes to all of you from your Executive Board for a happy, healthy, and productive 2014!
Maxine M. Marcus, Ph.D.
President, Nassau County Psychological Association
Chair, Board of Directors, Nassau Psychological Services Institute
Latest News and Upcoming Events
Saturday, May 31, 2014
NYSPA 77th Annual Convention
NYSPA's 77th Annual Convention will be held on May 31st, 2014 and we'd like to invite you as an Exhibitor, Advertiser or Sponsor!
Hyatt Regency Long Island at Wind Watch Golf Club
This year we are hosting a ONE DAY event ONLY! The beautiful resort-like
setting is surrounded by the Hamlet Wind Watch Golf Club. The facilities
also offer an indoor heated pool, whirlpool and outdoor heated pool with
Cabana bar (seasonal.) A basketball court, volleyball court, lighted tennis
court, and a gym. Masseuse available by appointment. You'll also find a
restaurant and lounge on the premises.
Shuttle service to Long Island Islip MacArthur Airport and Long Island
Railroad will be available.
Exhibitors are welcome to set up Saturday, May 31st at 7:00 AM. Breakfast
and registration starts at 8:00 and programs begin at 9:00 am and run
throughout the day with the evening reception beginning immediately after
the last session at 6:15.
Registration and all meals will be held in the Exhibitor/Poster area.
There is a variety of programming throughout the day and several
opportunities for NYSPA members to visit your booth. This will bring more
traffic to your booths, which will provide opportunity for you to discuss
your products and services with potential and current clients. The price of
the Exhibitor Booth is $700 and will include (1) six foot skirted table, two
chairs and meals throughout the day. As an Exhibitor you also have the added
bonus of free product placement in our convention bags. NYSPA will be giving
each attendee a bag upon arrival at the registration desk which will include
the Convention brochure and other information. If you would like to include
any promotional material, we need at least 400 items and they must be
received in the office by April 30th, or they will not be included in the
click this link for Booth and additional advertising options.
If you have any questions, please contact Mary Harwood at
St. John's University Postdoctoral Certificate Program in Forensic Psychology
We are pleased to announce that the St. John's University Postdoctoral Certificate Program in Forensic Psychology is currently accepting applications for May 2014.
The program seeks to train psychologists in court-related techniques
including how to be an effective expert witness. These skills include topics
such as how to prepare an efficient and proper forensic evaluation for
various situations, preparing the most appropriate forensic reports, and
specific techniques for effective court testimony. The program should be
of interest to psychologists who are looking to expand their practice by
becoming a trained forensic expert. Thus, if you are interested in
- Acquiring new skills in forensic psychology geared to make you more marketable and provide you with additional sources of income.
- Acquiring more up-to-date knowledge and specific skills taught by a dynamic, experienced, and nationally renowned interdisciplinary team of forensic professionals with a proven expertise in law, psychology, and forensic sciences.
- Being trained in court-related techniques that are likely to make you a more effective expert witness, including forensic report writing and specific techniques for effective court testimony.
- Looking for a flexible program with the option to complete a postdoctoral certificate program in basic and advance training in forensic psychology.
- Acquiring most of the didactic requirements for the diplomate examination in forensic psychology, as established by the American Board of Forensic Psychology.
For more information about the program, please go to the following website:
Also please download the flyer
NOTE: When submitting your application you do not need to include a copy of your insurance liability as requested by the application.
If you have any questions or concerns do not hesitate to contact the Office of Postgraduate Professional Development Programs.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Phone: 718-990-5460