How Writing Helped this Therapist Survive the Insurance Cartel

I first became involved with writing for mass media about ten years ago. At that time I was very disillusioned by my dealings with managed care. As a psychotherapist I was aware of the fact that I was receiving insurance reimbursement rates 60% lower than the standard fee for psychotherapy in NYC. I was also burning out having to work excessive hours to meet overhead expenses, and I…