Practicing in the New Mental Health Marketplace: Ethical, Legal and Moral Issues / Edition 1

Practicing in the New Mental Health Marketplace: Ethical, Legal and Moral Issues / Edition 1

by Richard F. Small, Laurence R. Barnhill

ISBN-10: 1557984948

ISBN-13: 9781557984944

Pub. Date: 09/01/1998

Publisher: American Psychological Association

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American Psychological Association
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Edition description:
1 ED
Product dimensions:
7.27(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.92(d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors
Pt. IPractice Issues9
1Defining the Issues: Survey Research in Ethics and Managed Care11
2Evolution of Practice and Values of Professional Psychology37
3Moral Issues in Managed Mental Health Care53
4Managed Care and Managed Competition: A Question of Morality67
5Toward a Social Ethic of Mental Health Care: Long-Term Therapy, Short-Term Therapy, and Managed Health Care103
6Ethics and Outcomes in Managed Behavioral Health Care: "Trust Me, I'm a Psychologist"121
7Which Master's Voice? Ethical Dilemmas for Managed Care Reviewers139
8Managed Health Care and the Ethics of Clinical Practice in Behavioral Medicine153
9Mandated Addiction Services: Potential Ethical Dilemmas169
Pt. IIBusiness and Legal Issues185
10Practitioner Legal Liability: When Utilization Review Says No187
11Legal and Practice Concerns in Organized Systems of Care205
12Risk Management Realities Surface in New Practice Environment227
13Practicing Without Third Parties: How Private Pay and the Development of Basic Business Skills Solve the Ethical Problems of Managed Care239
14Ethics and Capitation From a Business Perspective: A Personal Account261
About the Editors277

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