Career: Therapy and Managed Care
American Association of Health Plans
American Managed Behavioral Healthcare Association
NCQA - National Committee on Quality Assurance for Managed Care
NPR on Managed Care:
February 15,1999 All Things Considered View Entire Program Managed Care & Mental Health NPR's Joanne Silberner reports on litigation by mental health providers in four states to force managed health care companies to pay for treatment of mental disorders.
December 14,1999 Morning Edition Mental Health & Managed Care NPR's Patricia Neighmond reports on what the Surgeon General's report on mental health means for managed care. Health maintenance organizations face rising costs in order to provide more extensive treatment for mental illness.
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The Future of Therapy


Therapists Transform Mental Health Services in Wake of Managed Care - AAMFT Article
Selected Readings
Behavioral Managed Care : Strategies for Integrating Behavioral Health Services by M. J., Phd Werthman
Breaking Free of Managed Care : A Step-By-Step Guide to Regaining Control of Your Practice (Clinician's Toolbox) by Dana C. Ackley
Brief Therapy and Managed Care : Readings for Contemporary Practice (Jossey-Bass Social and Behavioral Science)
Clinician's Thesaurus : The Guidebook for Writing Psychological Reports (The Clinician's Toolbox) by Edward L. Zuckerman
The Complete Guide to Managed Behavioral Healthcare by Chris E. Stout (Editor), Gerald A. Theis (Editor), James M. Oher (Editor)
Controversies in Managed Mental Health Care by Arthur Lazarus (Editor)
Dic of Managed Behavioral Health Care Dictionary : 'A' Is for 'Access' by Jodi, Ph.D. Aronson
The Ethical Way : Challenges and Solutions for Managed Behavioral Healthcare (Jossey-Bass Managed Behavioral Healthcare Library)
How to Partner With Managed Care : A 'Do-It-Yourself Kit' for Building Working Relationships & Getting Steady Referrals by Charles H., Ph.D. Browning, Beverley J., Ph.D. Browning
Humane Managed Care? by Gerald Schamess (Editor), Anita Lightburn (Editor)
The Impact of Managed Care on the Practice of Psychotherapy : Innovation, Implementation, and Controversy by Richard M. Alperin (Editor), David G. Phillips (Editor)
Making the Transition to Managed Behavioral Health Care : A Guide for Agencies and Practitioners by Anna Scheyett (Editor)
The Managed Care Answer Book for Mental Health Professionals by Dianne Rush Woods, Gayle Tuttle (Editor
Managing Managed Care (Clinical Child Psychology Library) by Michael C. Roberts, Linda K. Hurley
Marketing for Therapists : A Handbook for Success in Managed Care (Jossey-Bass Managed Behavioral Healthcare Library)
Marketing to Managed Care Organizations by Kathleen S. Penkert
The Preferred Provider's Handbook : Building a Successful Private Therapy Practice in the Managed Care Marketplace by William L. Poynter
Psychoanalytic Therapy as Health Care: Effectiveness and Economics in the 21st Century by Harriette Kaley (Editor), Morris N. Eagle (Editor), David L. Wolitzky (Editor)
The Psychotherapists' Guide to Managed Care in the 21st Century : Surviving Big Brother and Providing Quality Mental Health Services by Sondra Tuckfelt, Jeri Fink, Muriel Prince Warren
Psychotherapy and Managed Care: Reconciling Research and Reality by Catherine Hartl Chambliss
Psychotherapy in the Age of Accountability by Lynn D. Johnson
Public Mental Health : A Changing System in an Era of Managed Care by American Psychiatric Association. Office of Economic Affairs and pract
Solution-Oriented Brief Therapy for Adjustment Disorders : A Guide for Providers Under Managed Care (Mental Health Practice Under Managed Care, 3) by Daniel L. Araoz, Marie A., Ph.D. Carrese
Surviving the Demise of Solo Practice : Mental Health Practitioners Prospering in the Era of Managed Care by Nicholas A. Cummings (Editor), Michael S. Pallak (Editor), Janet L. Cummings (Editor)
The Traumatic Bond Between the Psychotherapist and Managed Care by Karen Weisgerber (Editor), Elisa T. Bronfman (Editor), E. catherine Loula