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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                               viiAcknowledgments                                    ix Introduction                                       3 Part I.  Practice Issues                           9   1  Defining the Issues:  Survey Research in      11   Ethics and Managed Care   2  Evolution of Practice and Values of           37   Professional Psychology   3  Moral Issues in Managed Mental Health Care    53   4  Managed Care and Managed Competition:  A      67   Question of Morality   5  Toward a Social Ethic of Mental Health        103   Care:  Long-Term Therapy, Short-Term Therapy,   and Managed Health Care   6  Ethics and Outcomes in Managed Behavioral     121   Health Care:  "Trust Me, I'm a Psychologist"   7  Which Master's Voice? Ethical Dilemmas for    139   Managed Care Reviewers   8  Managed Health Care and the Ethics of         153   Clinical Practice in Behavioral Medicine   9  Mandated Addiction Services:  Potential       169   Ethical Dilemmas Part II.  Business and Legal Issues                185   10  Practitioner Legal Liability:  When          187   Utilization Review Says No   11  Legal and Practice Concerns in Organized     205   Systems of Care   12  Risk Management Realities Surface in New     227   Practice Environment   13  Practicing Without Third Parties:  How       239   Private Pay and the Development of Basic   Business Skills Solve the Ethical Problems of   Managed Care   14  Ethics and Capitation From a Business        261   Perspective:  A Personal Account Index                                              267 About the Editors                                  277 

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