Co-payments and COVID-19

Most health insurance carriers have reduced or suspended “cost sharing” with their subscribers for an extended period. This could well save you money.

“Cost share” means co-payments (“co-pays”), which are fixed amounts that subscribers pay per appointment. It also includes …

The Kink Health Survey

It’s an honor (and a true professional learning experience) serving on the development team for the International Kink Health Survey (IHKS), to be released later this year. The sponsoring organization, TASHRA (The Alternative Sexuality Health Research Alliance) produced the first …

Affordable Mental Health Care: The ACA In My Office

I start with an overview about the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and then shift to seeing it at the level of an solo private mental health practitioner in Seattle.

Change Happened

Over the last six years, the Affordable Care Act