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Cigna Mental Health Coverage for Teen & Adolescent Treatment

Many insurance plans cover treatment at Newport Academy. Cigna is one of the leading healthcare companies in the United States, providing comprehensive insurance plans that include behavioral health coverage. The Cigna mental health provider network includes:

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Cigna Insurance Coverage for Adolescent Mental Health Treatment

At Newport Academy, we are passionate about the world-class treatment services we provide to individuals struggling with teen depression, teen anxiety, eating disorders, trauma, and teenage substance abuse. With Cigna mental health coverage, families have access to the exceptional clinical leadership and positive outcomes that set Newport Academy apart as the leader in providing comprehensive treatment services to youth in the United States.

If you have medical insurance through Cigna, mental health or substance abuse treatment may be covered as part of your plan. Our dedicated team of utilization review specialists is on hand to ensure that as much of your teen’s or young adult’s treatment as possible is covered by insurance. If Newport Academy is the best fit, based on your teen or young adult’s diagnosis and your Cigna therapy coverage, we’ll find the right treatment location and begin the admissions process immediately.

Will Cigna Insurance Cover Mental Health Treatment for My Teen?

Cigna behavioral health insurance includes coverage options for mental health treatment, including a range of Cigna residential treatment centers. Many Cigna plan participants choose to use their health insurance benefits to pay for teen residential treatment, Partial Hospitalization Programs (PHP), or IOP (Intensive Outpatient Programs), which the company terms as Cigna therapy coverage. The amount of coverage will vary based on the policy and the location, as well as the type of care, the level of care, and the duration of care.

At Newport Academy, we’ll support you each step of the way, beginning with a mental health assessment to determine the appropriate level of care for your loved one. Our dedicated utilization review team will quickly verify your insurance benefits, at no charge. If your Cigna mental health insurance coverage requires pre-certification or pre-authorization, our team will guide you through the process.

Does Cigna Cover Teen Substance Abuse Treatment?

Treatment for qualifying mental health disorders, including teen substance use disorder, is typically offered on both an inpatient or outpatient basis. Cigna mental health coverage can typically cover both of these options. Insurance coverage for mental health and alcohol rehab will vary from policy to policy, but most Cigna behavioral health policies provide coverage for addiction treatment through a variety of in-network or out-of-network rehab or treatment centers.

What to Expect from Cigna for Teen Treatment: Verifying Your Benefits at Newport

We understand that combing through the coverage details of your Cigna behavioral health providers insurance policy can be challenging, time consuming, and intimidating. Fortunately, you don’t have to do it alone. Newport Academy has a dedicated team of utilization review specialists to ensure that as much as possible of your teen’s treatment is paid for by your Cigna mental health coverage.

There is no cost for insurance verification at Newport Academy. Our top priority is to ensure premium and comprehensive treatment for your loved one and family, and our team of dedicated utilization review specialists has created a streamlined process that only takes a few minutes. The quickest way to verify whether your Cigna behavioral health insurance plan will cover treatment at Newport Academy is by giving our team a call 24/7 at 855-404-9816, or by completing our insurance verification form.

Services Provided at Our Aetna Residential Treatment Facilities

Our Newport Academy residential treatment programs serve teens ages 12–18 and their families, providing comprehensive, integrated care. Each resident’s individualized treatment plan incorporates evidence-based clinical and experiential modalities, plus academic support, to create long-term, sustainable healing. Teens participate in individual, family, and group therapy, as well as Adventure Therapy, art and music therapy, yoga, and other approaches, with licensed and credentialed Cigna mental health therapists.

When researching whether Cigna covers therapy, parents seeking teen mental healthcare typically wonder, Does Cigna cover depression treatment? Does Cigna cover PTSD? Does Cigna cover substance use issues? At Newport Academy, the answer to all those questions is yes. Our industry-leading outcomes show that our approach successfully heals anxiety, depression, PTSD, substance use disorder, and other mental health conditions and co-occurring issues, by uncovering and addressing clients’ underlying trauma and attachment wounds.

More Frequently Asked Questions About Cigna Mental Health Benefits

What information do I need to confirm my Cigna mental health coverage at Newport?

To confirm your medical insurance benefits, you will need to have the following information on hand:

  • The company name of your insurance provider
  • Your member ID number
  • Your date of birth

How much does it cost to verify my benefits and begin the admissions process at Newport Academy?

Our team will verify your Cigna mental health and substance abuse treatment insurance benefits at no charge. As part of our mission to find you and your family the most premium and comprehensive level of care, we assume the responsibility to confirm your coverage and to begin the screening process at zero cost to you.

Who else will be notified when I verify my Cigna therapy coverage?

The insurance verification process at Newport Academy is completely confidential, so this conversation is between Newport Academy, Cigna, and you. Additionally, any personal information you provide on the phone or via our website will remain 100 percent confidential.

Do I have to commit to treatment at Newport Academy if I complete an insurance benefits verification?

There is no obligation to enroll in mental health treatment or teen rehab services at Newport Academy, even if we complete an insurance benefits verification on your behalf in which Cigna mental health coverage is awarded.

Get Your Teen the Help They Need Today, with Cigna Mental Health Coverage

Our dedicated team of utilization review specialists will ensure that as much of your child’s treatment as possible is covered by insurance. Get started today by filling out the insurance verification form, at no charge and with no obligation. Or give our team a call 24/7 at 855-404-9816. We are here for you and your family.

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