For Healthcare Providers
Resources for Healthcare Providers
Denial Of Coverage Appeal Toolkit: A toolkit to guide Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders organizations and providers on how to appeal denials of coverage by insurors for their patients’ care.
Competent Caring: When Mental Illness Becomes a Traumatic Event: An educational video/DVD for continuing education training for healthcare staff. The DVD highlights the experience of a person living with a mental illness, as well as the staff response when an individual seeks treatment for a mental health crisis in an emergency room setting. Find out more.
LEAP – Assisting Someone to Accept Help: LEAP is a communication process developed by Dr. Xavier Amador, a psychologist at Columbia University, New York to assist mental health providers to help someone living with mental illness recognize the signs of their condition and accept treatment. It can also help when talking about other sensitive topics and with day-to-day communication.