How the MOC Debate and Aikido Could Be Alike

This post contains a few remarks about petitions and debates about opposing Maintenance of Certification (MOC) and Maintenance of Licensure (MOL). So I’ve closed my petition to oppose Maintenance of Licensure (MOL) in Iowa for a couple of reasons. The main one is that the Iowa Board of Medicine (IBM) has indicated to me that […]

Can an Old Dog Learn New Tricks?

So we talked about Behavioral Activation Communication (BAC) in an earlier post (see “Is Avoidance Active or Passive?”, short link http://wp.me/p1glcu-1ht). That seems to be about helping patients be more mindful of their passive and avoidant behaviors so as to help them see that they can make other choices. Now AMA MorningRounds mentions a way for […]