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    Bipartisan Mental Health Access Improvement Act Reintroduced in Congress:   Measure Would Allow Mental Health Counselors to Bill Medicare for Treating Seniors On January 31st, the  Mental Health Access Improvement Act (S. 286)  was re-introduced by Senator Barrasso (R-WY) and Senator Stabenow (D-MI), that will allow mental health counselors to bill Medicare for treating older adults with mental ...

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  • Photo by Ty Williams on Unsplash When a client comes to you and wants help, you’re going to assume that they’re telling you the truth. They want to heal from whatever pain they’re going through, and that’s why they’re coming to therapy. The problem is that when you realize that a client is not truthful, it’s difficult to help them because you don’t know what their actual problems are. ...

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    Any veteran qualify on VA. They have a residential program from 1 week to 6 months or more. The person could go voluntarily or Baker Act. ------------------------------ ...

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    ACT on MLK works with the Grant Per Diem program over at the VA. ------Original Message------ As a Veteran he would qualify for VA services. James ...

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    As a Veteran he would qualify for VA services. James A. Haley in Tampa and Bay Pines in St. Pete both have programs. ------------------------------ Batia ...

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    Can anyone point me in the direction of an in house rehabilitation place for veterans not covered by insurance?  The situation is of a personal nature ...

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    Hello All! I am interested in hearing about others' experiences with taking Humana/Tricare in the area. We went through a very unorganized process the ...

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    Howard is exactly right. Before I learned the hard way, I had insurance companies even specifically refer clients and give them an authorization number ...

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    Hi Hayley, Great and thanks for sharing. What it means is that PHP in your State is being pro-active. However, within the PHP plan, you still can ...

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    Thank you for the clarification Howie and Amanda, who knew such a big part of counseling was learning insurance company regulations? This is not a class ...

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