In this book, the IOM makes recommendations for permitting independent practice for mental health counselors treating patients within TRICARE--the DOD's health care benefits program. This would change current policy, which requires all counselors to practice under a physician's supervision without regard to their education, training, licensure or experience.
Table of Contents
|2 TRICARE Beneficiaries and Mental Health Issues in Military Families||47-90|
|3 Requirements Related to the Practice of Counseling||91-148|
|4 Independent and Supervised Practice of Counselors in Other Health-Care Systems||149-166|
|5 Research Regarding the Determinants of High-Quality Mental Health Care||167-204|
|6 Findings, Conclusions, and Recommendations||205-214|
|Appendix A: Public Meeting Agendas||217-220|
|Appendix B: Additional Demographic Information on the TRICARE Beneficiary Population||221-226|
|Appendix C: Definition of Terms Used in This Report||227-230|
|Appendix D: Excerpts from 32 CFR § 199.6: Selected Subsections Regarding the Practice of Authorized Mental Health Providers Under TRICARE||231-238|
|Appendix E: Excerpts from Army Regulation 40–68: Selected Subsections Regarding the Scope of Practice and Supervision of Licensed Counselors||239-240|
|Appendix F: Case Summary Illustrating the Complexity of Mental Health Issues in the Military Population||241-250|
|Appendix G: State Laws and Regulations Regarding the Practice of Counselors as of November 2009||251-326|
|Appendix H: Biographic Sketches of Committee Members, Consultant, and Staff||327-336|
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