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Across the nation, a serious shortage of psychiatrists

...over whether America's psychologists, if properly trained...this authority to qualified psychologists, but fierce opposition...prescribe them effectively."Psychologist Daniel Abrahamson, who...restrictions.He said the psychologists who would obtain prescription...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-09-08/across-nation-serious-shorta
Nation and World
Spinning top, puppet among 12 Toy Hall of Fame finalists

...chosen by historians and curators at The Strong. From there, a national panel of judges made up of inventors, educators, psychologists and others choose the winners.Last year, little green Army men, the Rubik's Cube and bubbles took their place in the...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-09-29/spinning-top-puppet-among-12
Nation and World
My Turn: Terrified migrants - the crucible of our experiment in democracy

...from 1492 even into our 21st century remained scoundrels and continued anti-social behaviors. Now, sociologists and psychologists teach us this is our "human condition." Historians and students of human behavior remind us we are all immigrants. Pope...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-10-01/my-turn-terrified-migrants-crucible-o
Opinion
Teachers' contract one step from finalized

...increase.The new contract could draw in more applicants for critical district roles, such as speech therapists and school psychologists, by allowing years of clinical experience to be included in the starting pay calculation.Past contracts only included...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-30/teachers-contract-one-step-finalized
Local
Seattle students start school with teachers strike suspended

...the teachers' issues resonated with him. He backed their demand for a cap on caseloads for special education teachers, psychologists and other specialists."A lot of us (parents) are trying to take the energy from the strike and turn it toward Olympia...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-09-18/seattle-students-start-schoo
Nation and World
Officials search for cause of plane crash

...Friends and relatives of the crash victims were gathering Saturday at a hotel near St. Petersburg's Pulkovo airport. Psychologists were meeting with them in a large conference room off the lobby and police kept journalists away. Some left the room occasionally...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-11-01/officials-search-cause-plane
Nation and World
State board adopts new regulations for educator evaluations

...regulations regarding school districts' evaluations of teachers, administrators and special service providers such as school psychologists.Under the regulations, districts will evaluate whether a teacher is exemplary, proficient, basic or unsatisfactory...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-12-11/state-board-adopts-new-regulations-educ
State
City should take over management of detox again

...clients. The state then came out with the idea that alcoholics and the mentally ill needed to be lumped together, and psychologists were brought in to be the centers medical directors. These doctors were and still are prescribing psychotropic drugs for...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042210/let_616611869.shtml
Opinion
City should take over management of detox again

...clients. The state then came out with the idea that alcoholics and the mentally ill needed to be lumped together, and psychologists were brought in to be the centers medical directors. These doctors were and still are prescribing psychotropic drugs for...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042210/let_616547167.shtml
Opinion
My Turn: The importance of Housing First

Very few people have ever heard of Sam Tsemberis. Born in Greece and raised in Canada, as a clinical psychologist he found himself in New York City in the early 1990's doing outreach work for the mentally ill. He began studying the plight...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-06-11/my-turn-importance-housing-first
Opinion

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