The psychologists will demonstrate Tuesday September 28 at 2 pm in Bordeaux against a project of reimbursement of the acts subjected to conditions which “reduce the freedom of exercise”
The unions, in particular the French Federation of psychologists and the National Union of psychologists respondents to demonstrate Tuesday, September 28. The departure is set at 2 p.m., Place de la République in Bordeaux, for a route that will lead to the Regional Health Agency. The psychologists are asking the government to review its bill aimed at reimbursing acts under conditions which “reduce the freedom of exercise” and which “place the professional under the control of other professionals”.
On prescription from general practitioners
The project aims to allow reimbursement of a 30-minute session, whereas in general they last one hour, only for minor anxiety-depressive disorders and on prescriptions from a general practitioner. Cognitive therapies can last 45 minutes, always on prescription from a profession that does not always know the different possible therapies. The unions also deplore that “when we mention the situation of psychologists in the hospital and medico-social sectors, he is opposed to an end of inadmissibility. “
“We are monitoring the recognition of our place in the health and prevention system in general, our conditions in all the fields where we intervene (health, work, social, education, justice, etc.)”, also union announcement .