Online psychotherapy: Our mental health series

Online psychotherapy: Our mental health series

(Updated 2022) Cost and convenience have prevented millions of Americans from seeking access to mental health care. Yet online therapy makes  services more accessible, whether consumers choose fulllblown therapy, seek to connect and share information with fellow patients through online support groups, or use a  apps on the market that help patients fight anxiety and […]

How much does mental health care cost? Part 1 of 5

How much does mental health care cost? Part 1 of 5

(Updated 2022) One in five adults in the U.S. experience a mental health problem in any given year, yet having limited or no insurance that covers mental health care prevents more than half of them from receiving treatment. The Affordable Care Act and the Mental Health Parity Law sought to bridge the divide between physical […]

Why pay cash for mental health? Our mental health series

Why pay cash for mental health? Our mental health series

(Updated 2022) Why pay cash for mental health? About a third of psychologists in the U.S. do not participate in private insurance plans, according to the American Psychological Association. And many therapists who do take insurance accept a limited number of plans, to avoid the aggravation of haggling with insurance companies. The majority of their […]