UnitedHealthcare Behavioral Health Benefit

UnitedHealthcare members can access 24/7 support for a range of needs, including counseling, medication management and substance abuse recovery services.

Prioritizing Your Well-Being: WashU’s UHC Behavioral Health Benefits

Taking care of your mental health is just as important as your physical health, and WashU is committed to supporting your well-being. Your UnitedHealthcare plan offers a robust Behavioral Health benefit (PDF). This program offers confidential support for a wide range of challenges, from everyday stress to more serious concerns like medication management or substance abuse recovery services.

Here’s how to access these resources:

  • 24/7 Support: Speak to a UHC representative any time of day for guidance and assistance by calling member services.
  • Find a Therapist: Utilize the UHC online portal, myuhc.com. Follow these simple steps to find a licensed provider in-network:
    • Select “Find a Doctor
    • Select “Mental Health Directory
    • Select “People
  • Virtual Visits: UHC offers the option to connect with a mental health professional remotely. This allows you to schedule appointments at times that fit your busy schedule. Within “People” on myuhc.com, simply refine your search by selecting “Provider Type” and then “Telemental Health Providers“. Additional details on virtual visits are available here.

Additional UHC Behavioral Health Resources: