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Now That Medicare Psychologist Sessions Have Been Abolished, I’m Worried About My Clients | Ahona Guha

When I learned that Medicare funding for psychologist sessions had been reduced from 20 to 10 sessions, I was disappointed and angry, but not surprised. Mental health has long been seen as somewhat non-essential and something to be hidden from polite society. It has been drastically underfunded compared to other health branches and psychology sessions …

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I am a psychologist.  After my brother's suicide, I realized that I had completely misunderstood grief.

I am a psychologist. After my brother’s suicide, I realized that I had completely misunderstood grief.

welcome to State of minda new section of Slate and Arizona State University dedicated to exploring mental health. Follow us on twitter. Dad’s prognosis was not good. Sitting next to his hospice bed, my family and I watched the cancer take over. As my dad got sicker, my brother Dave got sicker too. His depression …

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