Motivo Health Is Changing The Way Mental Health Professionals Find Clinical Supervision With Rachel McCrickard And Dr. Carla Smith Motivo is a virtual clinical supervision platform for behavioral health employers.
Motivo helps aspiring therapists, social workers, behavior analysts, and psychologists complete and maintain their licensure through virtual clinical supervision and continuing education.
My two guests today are CEO and founder Rachel McCrickard, and Chief Clinical Officer, Dr. Carla Smith.
A few questions we cover in this episode:
In areas where clinical supervisors are rare, how can therapists and their clients access quality mental health services? Motivo Health fills in the gaps for mental health professionals. In this episode of the Mental Health Today Podcast, John welcomes Motivo Health CEO and founder Rachel McCrickard and Chief Clinical Officer Dr. Carla Smith. With both background and expertise in marriage and family therapy, as well as social work, they have witnessed the gaps in the industry and have found ways to address them. While it may be tough in rural areas to find good clinical supervisors with related expertise and cultural background, Motivo Health makes it easier for their clients. As a mental health tech company, Motivo Health offers a platform for behavioral health employers such as aspiring therapists, social workers, behavioral analysts, and psychologists to complete and maintain their licensure through virtual means. This includes clinical supervision, continuing education, and a seamless licensure process so therapists receive validation for their expertise – treating people who need help the most. [Timecodes] [02:19] What is Motivo Health? [03:40] Introducing Rachel McCrickard and Dr. Carla Smith [10:17] What is culturally responsive care? [12:19] What is the typical process of becoming a licensed therapist? [16:42] Finding clinical supervision these days is difficult. [20:10] Motivo is making it easier for people to find clinical supervisors. [23:22] How can pre-licensed therapists find a good supervisor on Motivo Health? [24:47] How can supervisors get connected to Motivo Health? [29:49] Self-care tips Additional Resources: Visit Motivo Health’s Official Website: motivohealth.com Connect with Rachel McCrickard: www.linkedin.com/in/rachelmccrickard Connect with Dr. Carla Smith: www.linkedin.com/in/drcarlasmith Your revieSmells Like Humans Like listening to funny friends discuss curious human behavior.
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