Recent advocacy efforts are part of ongoing work related to both psychologist inclusion in Medicaid and parity implementation.
- New bill would expand provision of Medicare obesity treatment benefit to psychologists
APA and the APA Practice Organization (APAPO) support the legislation and promoting the role of psychologists in the diagnosis, assessment and treatment of health risk behaviors related to obesity.
- Fact sheet on APA public education fact sheets
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