Managed mental health care in the United States: A status report

  • Lloyd I. Sederer
  • Michael J. Bennett


The authors review managed mental health care in the United States. Six areas are addressed: what is insurable, carve-ins and carve-outs, networks, liability, ethics, and teaching and research. The paper concludes with a list of principles for managing care.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lloyd I. Sederer
    • 1
  • Michael J. Bennett
    • 2
  1. 1.Clinical ServicesMcLean HospitalBelmont
  2. 2.Merit Behavioral CareUSA

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