This is just part of the industry wide trend to recover the skyrocketing costs of mental health claims. If mental health is a modern day epidemic, as its lobbyists and the media seem to be promoting, it needs to be removed from the private insurance system and funded by taxes. Perhaps as an extension to the NDIS.
It is unfair and unsustainable for the burden of skyrocketing mental health costs to be borne by a relatively small number of privately insured individuals through their increasing insurance premiums.
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