Medicare has a few limitations but for the most part, most medical professionals (including behavioral health) can get on. However, if you’re an LPC or an LMHC, you are not allowed to be on Medicare; Medicare is not accepting LMHCs or LPCs at this time. BUT, that might soon change. There are currently two bills hanging out in congress right now and if passed (if BOTH are passed) then the language would be amended to include LMHCs and LPCs. I know, exciting stuff! You can help this process along by calling your senators and asking them to support these bills.
Now, for everybody else, you can currently get on Medicare: