Category Archives: Virtual Therapist Network

8 Ways to Reconnect as a Couple

8 Ways to Reconnect as a Couple

Married couples and people in long-term relationships will sometimes find that their connections may grow distant after some time has passed. This doesn’t mean that they no longer feel love for each other, but something is missing that they used to share.

If you and your partner are experiencing this lack of an emotional connection, it doesn’t mean the relationship is ending. In fact, recognizing that you are drifting away from each other is the most important part of renewing your bond.

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Online Mental Health Records: Ways to Improve Your Practice

The entire healthcare system is expected to convert to digital charting within the next five years. Most hospitals and major centers already have, but small clinics and solo practitioners have avoided the process mostly due to the high-cost associated with the cross-over.

That’s no longer an issue! Now, there’s a great way to implement online charting courtesy of the Virtual Therapist Network that allows you to increase productivity while keeping costs associated with on-line charting and record-keeping extremely low.

Here are three ways the MHR system helps you improve your office/practice.

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How the MHR Network can Save the Day for Solo MH Therapists and Small Clinics/Offices

Since the advent of personal computers, Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and Electronic Health Records (EHR) systems have been deployed throughout the country.

However, a set of unfortunate patterns (for mental health care providers) was quickly being recognized with the deployment of each new system:

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Online Therapy: What it Means for You and Your Family

Mental health issues impact a large percentage of the American population. It is said that one out of every five children suffer from mental health disorders. If that isn’t enough, an estimated 43.8 million adults suffer from mental illness at any given point throughout the year. For that reason, it’s important to ensure both children and adults have access to therapy so they can seek recovery from their mental health disorders. Fortunately, online therapy can offer significant benefits for you and your family.

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Benefits of Online Therapy for Sufferers of PTSD

Post-traumatic stress disorder is said to impact roughly 8% of the American population at any given period. While 8% might not seem like much, take into consideration that it translates to approximately 24.4 million individuals. With numbers that staggering, it is important that sufferers of PTSD receive the help they need.

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Coping with PTSD: Identifying Symptoms and Getting the Help You Need

Online Help for PTSD

Whether you or someone you love suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, it is important to understand the signs and symptoms so you can seek help. If you know someone who suffers from PTSD, it can often prove frustrating not knowing how you can help the person. If it is you that suffers, you likely want to get it under control but doing so is difficult.

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What is the Virtual Therapist Network?

Since its inception in February 2014, the Virtual Therapist Network has been both a nationwide advertising platform and HIPAA compliant portal that makes it possible for professional therapists, counselors, and life coaches, within the U.S. and Canada, to provide secure online therapy and counseling to individuals, couples, and families via the Internet.

What is Online Therapy?

Online therapy takes traditional therapy sessions to whole new level of convenience by providing cost and time efficient online services. Therapists treat patients by giving therapy sessions through video calls, using the same techniques as they would in a traditional office based scenario.

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