Psychological services under Medicare : broken but not beyond repair

King, Robert J. (2013) Psychological services under Medicare : broken but not beyond repair. Psychotherapy in Australia, 19(2), pp. 38-42.


How well is the Better Access scheme for the provision of affordable, effective psychological services to the Australian public working? Robert King identifies important weaknesses in the system that have adverse impacts on clients, providers and public policy objectives. These weaknesses are explored and options to remedy the problems are outlined.

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ID Code: 68706
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
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Keywords: Mental Health, Public Health, Psychotherapy
ISSN: 1323-0921
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Psychology & Counselling
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2013 PsychOz Publications
Deposited On: 18 Mar 2014 22:59
Last Modified: 03 Apr 2014 19:22

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