Bureau of Occupational Licenses

700 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720

Boise, ID 83720-0063 


Conference Call Minutes of 4/13/2011


BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Bill R. Arnold, Ph.D. - Chair

Ronald Ponsford, Ph.D.

Kevin Kracke, Ph.D.

Travis Hawkes


BOARD MEMBERS ABSENT: Barney Greenspan, Ph.D.


BUREAU STAFF: Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

Karl Klein, Administrative Attorney

Deborah Sexton, Technical Records Spec. II


OTHERS PRESENT: Gary Payne, Ph.D. Idaho Psychological Association

Pat Guidry, Program Manager - Medicaid

Jana Thomas, M.Ed., LCPC - Medicaid


The meeting was called to order at 2:01 PM MDT by Bill R. Arnold, Ph.D.




The Board had a brief discussion with Ms. Guidry and Ms. Thomas regarding Medicaid reimbursement of Psychological and Neuropsychological testing. Medicaid will follow-up with the IPA (Idaho Psychological Association).


The Board discussed having a meeting at the IPA conference scheduled for April 15, 2011 at 1:00 PM MDT in Twin Falls, Idaho. Board members will be attending at their own expense and no additional costs will accrue to the Board.




Dr. Kracke moved to adjourn the meeting at 2:40 p.m. Seconded by Mr. Hawkes, motion carried.



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Bill R. Arnold, Ph.D., Chair Ronald Ponsford, Ph.D.

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Barney Greenspan, Ph.D. Kevin Kracke, Ph.D.

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Travis Hawkes Tana Cory, Bureau Chief