Apr 4, 2014
CarePaths is proud to announce a new service: telepsychiatry and teletherapy.
Mar 19, 2014
We examined 7 years of non-medical mental health provider reimbursement data from 2007-2013, adjusting for inflation. The results for the most part show a slow decline in psychotherapy reimbursement. However, there are winners and losers. Some—a minority of clinicians–have actually seen an increase in their incomes; most have seen a decline, from a modest 2% to a more significant 8%.
Mar 6, 2014
In order for mental health care to be truly accessible, mental health care needs to break out of the confines of the consulting room. It needs to be available in the community and even in people’s homes. It is startling to remind ourselves that before 1940 most doctor’s visits in America were provided in people’s homes!
Feb 17, 2014
Behavioral health practice has changed rapidly over the last several decades. Now 57 percent of patients receive medication only, i.e. without psychotherapy, for their mental health problems, while only 10.5 percent of patients with mental health problems receive psychotherapy only. The new normal in psychotherapy practice is the patient who is receiving psychotherapy in conjunction with medication.
Jan 27, 2014
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