This practice update discusses the new Medical Team Conferences CPT Codes and the Behavior Change Intervention CPT Codes that became effective January 1, 2008. There are a total of six new codes available for use by clinical social workers when filing a claim form for psychotherapy services rendered. The codes are copyrighted by the American Medical Association and are not available for Web posting by NASW. Members may obtain a copy by Members may obtain a copy by sending a stamped, self-addressed envelope to:
M. Coleman, LICSW
Senior Policy Associate
750 First Street NE
Washington, DC 20002
Note: There may be a delay in receipt of the codes due to a large volume of requests for the codes.