Tag: access to therapy

Real, Not Sham, Mental Health Coverage

Ruling on a class action lawsuit brought against the nation’s largest health insurer, Judge Spero concluded that it had adopted treatment guidelines focused on saving costs through limiting coverage to the management of acute mental health episodes. How much psychotherapy does a person need to achieve meaningful and lasting change in their emotional outlook?

“How Therapy Became A Hobby Of The Wealthy, Out Of Reach...

NPR covers research that shows that a large percentage of therapy resources go to the “worried well,” who can afford to pay out of...

“The Unfulfilled Promise of the Antidepressant Medications”

A new article in The Medical Journal of Australia laments that, while antidepressant use continues to climb, the research evidence shows that their effectiveness...