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KKR to Acquire Therapy Brands   BIRMINGHAM, Ala. and NEW YORK – April 7, 2021 – KKR, a leading global investment firm, announced today that it has agreed to acquire a majority interest in Therapy Brands (the “Company”), a leading practice management and electronic health record (EHR) software platform for mental, behavioral, substance use recovery, applied behavior analysis […]

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Alcohol Awareness Month

April is alcohol awareness month, a time when people pause to recognize the effects of alcohol on people’s lives.  Alcoholism: A Problem Made Worse By COVID  Unless you’re an essential worker, you’ve likely spent even more time than usual at home during the COVID pandemic and the state of your mental health could be on the decline. According to a study from The American […]

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The entire month of April is Autism Awareness Month and April 2 is recognized as World Autism Awareness Day. Established in 1972, advocacy groups such as the Autism Society began by founding National Autistic Children’s week, with it eventually evolving into what we recognize today. The theme for 2021 National Autism Awareness Month is “Light Up With Kindness.”   The goal of […]

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 31, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — A2C, a comprehensive electronic medical record (EMR) solution built for physical, speech and occupational therapists, today announced its EMR users have achieved a MIPS score of 94.9 out of 100 for the 2021 payment year. MIPS, or the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System, was created under the Medicare Access and CHIP […]

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The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has created unique challenges for educators, Applied Behavior Analyst (ABA) practitioners, parents and students alike. When schools began closing their doors to mitigate the spread of the virus in early 2020, families and practitioners were left with many unanswered questions. Specifically, how will children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ADS) continue to […]

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Established in 1987, Women’s History Month is recognized throughout the month of March across the U.S. This annual celebration is a tribute to women who made significant cultural contributions over the course of American history. Let’s take a look at five women who left an indelible legacy on the therapy industry. Mary Ainsworth (1913 – 1999)  Mary Ainsworth was […]

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Technology has expanded access to healthcare in ways we never could have imagined. In a year marked by a global pandemic, telehealth has emerged as a safer means to receive the care we need without putting our health at risk. Watch this Newswatch feature highlighting how our integrated and standalone telehealth solutions are bridging the […]

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Therapy Brands has announced the promotion of Jay Knight to Corporate Controller.  In this role, Knight will be responsible for directing all day-to-day accounting and corporate finance matters, overseeing tax, managing financial audits and control implementations, as well as providing financial insights for corporate decision making. “I’m excited to take on this […]

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While many healthcare professionals are working to address the growing patient demand for better mental and behavioral therapeutic care by using some of the latest connected technologies, deficiency in the health system’s ability to support all patients is creating problems. Today, there is an imbalance where patient demand exceeds supply, resulting in provider shortage areas […]