Orientation and Application as indicated, including:
Behavioral, Existential Humanistic, Problem Solving, Strategic, Psychodynamic,
Family of Origin, Cross-Cultural, Insight, and Psychoeducational
IN COUNSELING & THERAPY
to take care of oneself, self-nurturing, greater self-esteem, replacing
maladaptive behavior with more constructive behaviors, living life in the
communication, greater clarity in the relationship, recognizing family of
origin interferences, understanding male & female cultural differences.
family dynamics, clarifying roles, recognizing family of origin interferences
in the family, assessing functionality, establishing boundaries, improving
temperamental & learning styles, assessing development, fostering
expressive maturity, promoting self-esteem, security, & stability,
assessing family roles and boundaries.
& self-sufficiency, helping in the search for identity, resolving his or
her changing roles in the family & society, reconciling social &
cultural pressures with family expectations & personal needs.
is my belief that no child or individual's goals should be sacrificed for the
benefit of reaching goals in a couples' relationship or in a family.
Individual and relationship or family goals are not inherently
is in reconciling individual goals with family issues that the couple or
family can achieve and maintain healthy long-term success in meeting its
and families that function without its members satisfying their individual
needs exist in stress, pain, and difficulty.
IN INDIVIDUAL CONSULTING & COACHING
of problems and problem-solving
(follow this link
for description of differences between Therapy and Coaching).
Confidential Encryption Technology for Online Client-Therapist
by PrivateTree (patented)
e-mail that is used by most people, due to transmission over the
open internet is not secure from various individuals or corporate
and other entities. Unethical persons may hack confidential
information, while information technology businesses and other
agencies parse online communication to gather data for internal
uses, marketing, sale to other parties, and other uses. To secure
against potential invasions of client-therapist communication,
Ronald Mah uses PrivateTree's technology to set up personal encrypted
online confidential rooms for communication between himself as the
therapist and the client. This technology meets or exceeds the
confidentiality requirements of the Health Insurance Portability and
Accountability Act (HIPAA),
Confidentiality of Medical Information Act, the
California Telemedicine Act, professional association Ethical
Standards, and professional Standard of Care. Ronald Mah also
uses PrivateTree technology for working with his coaching clients to
maintain confidentiality in those relationships.
for additional information on confidentiality issues when using
for Encrypted Confidential E-mail
Communication for Scheduling
Important Discussion Supportive of Therapy
of Confidential Documents or Files
(Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) Compliant
Confidentiality Online Video
Conferencing Available through
use free sign-up at www.vsee.com
Mah does not use Skype technology because it is not HIPAA compliant
and thus, risks the confidentiality of client and therapist