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CPT Codes Occupational Therapy
  • Monday, March 15, 2021

CPT Codes Occupational Therapy

CPT codes occupational therapy, including 8-minute rule; 20 common CPT codes for occupational therapy (e.g., CPT code 97100) and resources will be covered in this blog....


Psychotherapy CPT Codes
  • Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Psychotherapy CPT Codes

Psychotherapy CPT codes (CPT codes for Mental health) commonly used by therapists such as 90837 CPT code, 90834 CPT codes and others will be reviewed in this blog. Any behavioral health practitioner who has ever worked in an institutional setting or dealt with insurance knows about CPT (Current Procedural Terminology) codes. They can be tedious and difficult to learn but mental health clinicians are pretty lucky compared to some providers. Unlike many medical doctors, it is likely you won’t have to use more than a handful in your everyday work. Let’s explore the importance of psychotherapy CPT codes and some tips for getting the best out of them....


90847 CPT Code and 90846 CPT Code: Billing the Right Way
  • Sunday, August 9, 2020

90847 CPT Code and 90846 CPT Code: Billing the Right Way

90847 CPT Code and 90846 CPT Code will be review in this blog and how to bill couples and family receiving counseling service the right way. Ask any therapist who does couples or family therapy work about billing and you’re likely to get a string of billing stories. Covered. Not covered. Sort of covered. What’s the real story? Is couples therapy something that you can legitimately bill for?...


Liability Insurance: Counselors and Therapists
  • Friday, May 31, 2019

Liability Insurance: Counselors and Therapists

Professional Liability aka Malpractice Insurance protects professional services such as mental health, counseling, therapy, etc.. But what about teletherapy or cyber liability coverage? Online or in-person: CPH & Associates has you covered....


Insurance Billing 101 For Therapists In Private Practice
  • Monday, May 27, 2019

Insurance Billing 101 For Therapists In Private Practice

Insurance billing and claims filing is without a doubt one of the most frustrating tasks clinicians and therapists face. Unless you have a strictly private pay practice, billing is something you have to contend with on the daily. Insurance benefits, copays, deductibles, ICD-10 codes and those dreaded CMS-1500 forms…ugh! ...


The Superbill: What It Is and Why You Need It
  • Thursday, February 21, 2019

The Superbill: What It Is and Why You Need It

A superbill is a document that contains all of the information necessary for an insurance to make a decision on reimbursement for health expenses incurred by a client. What’s in the superbill and why you need one?...


Insurance, Telehealth and You
  • Thursday, May 10, 2018

Insurance, Telehealth and You

You’ve chosen HIPAA compliant video conferencing platform and delineated the process for adding teletherapy services to your practice, there’s one more question you need to ask: "How will I get paid?"...


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  • Group Therapy Activities

    Friday, July 23, 2021

    Group therapy occurs when one or more therapists facilitate discussion within a group of people on a specific topic or a more general process. A highly effective treatment modality in it's own right. For some problems, group therapy activities is preferred.

  • SOAP Notes for Speech Therapy: The Ultimate Guide

    Monday, July 12, 2021

    Having a clear understanding of what a SOAP note is, and how to write one both thoroughly and efficiently can be a huge help to SLP’s. A note is completed after every speech therapy session. It may be shared with the client and/or his or her caregiver, as well as insurance companies.

  • Leading Physical Therapy Specialties and Certifications of 2021

    Friday, July 9, 2021

    The profession of Physical Therapy is trending toward more and more specialization in 2021 as we recognize how patient outcomes are improved when therapists can reach a level of expertise and mastery in their field.