Monday, July 2: NBC4 Hosts Experts to Answer Your Questions About Behaviorally Based Treatment for Autism

Insurance experts to answer your questions by phone, email, Facebook


On Monday, we're hosting insurance experts to help answer your questions about a new change in autism treatment options and billing.

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In July, the "Autism Bill" SB 946 goes into effect.

It mandates insurance coverage of behavioral health treatments if a patient has been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders or suffers from a persistent developmental disorder.

This change will affect many families, although they may not know how it will help them.

That's where we come in.

On Monday from, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., we're providing a live call-in center staffed with insurance experts to talk to you and answer your questions. 

Here's how to participate.

By Phone: 855-883-0620

By Facebook: One of our experts will be dedicated to answering your questions on Facebook. You can leave a post either on the main NBC LA Facebook page here, or on Dr. Bruce Hensel's Facebook page here.

By Email: You can send your questions to

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