Myth: MFTs Aren't CHAMPUS/TriCare Eligible 


TRICARE is a health care program for members of the uniformed services and their families, and survivors and retired members and their families. TRICARE brings together the health care resources of each of the military services and supplements them with networks of civilian health care professionals to provide better access and high quality service while maintaining the capability to support military operations. There are 11 TRICARE Regions in the U.S. plus TRICARE Europe, TRICARE Latin America and TRICARE Pacific. Each region has an assigned Lead Agent staff who are responsible for the military health system in that region. TRICARE Pacific is managed administratively by the Region 12 Lead Agent staff.

The Facts Concerning MFTs

Marriage and Family Therapists (MFTs) are eligible for reimbursement under the TRICARE program. To get the details, please visit the following sites:

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clinical member logoOver 15,000 marriage and family therapists are listed in The therapists are Clinical Members of the AAMFT, and as such must meet stringent training and education requirements established by the AAMFT. All AAMFT Clinical Members have agreed to abide by the AAMFT Code of Ethics. This Directory will assist you in locating a marriage and family therapist in your area. When seeking the services of a marriage and family therapist be sure to ask if your potential therapist is a Clinical Member of the AAMFT or look for the following logo identifying a Clinical Member of the AAMFT.

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