Spotlight on National Behavioral Health Trends

May 16, 2019

In the past decade, there has been widespread concern about evidence of a nationwide increase in behavioral health disorders, including both mental health and substance use disorders. At the same time, access to behavioral healthcare may have been increased by the passage of the Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 (Mental Health Parity Act). To shed light on behavioral health trends and patterns in this period, FAIR Health analyzed 2007-2017 data in our database of over 28 billion private healthcare claim records. These are some of the findings, all for the period 2007 to 2017.

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whitePaper | March 2, 2020

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whitePaper | June 16, 2021

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