Michael Coupland, RPsych, announced his upcoming departure from Ascellus effective April 30, 2021. He is the founder and network medical director of Integrated Medical Case Solutions (Ascellus), a national network of over 1,500 behavioral health professionals providing cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for chronic pain and trauma to the workers’ compensation industry. Michael is an expert in Chronic Pain, PTSD, Functional Evaluation, Causality of Psychological Claims and Symptom Magnification.
Coupland’s exit from an operational role at Ascellus completes a several-year transition plan, including the strategic cultivation of a multi-disciplinary clinical team.
Ascellus would like to express its unbounded appreciation to Michael for his leadership and ground-breaking contributions. As a significant figure in the workers’ compensation field, Michael’s work will continue through the hands of those he has mentored.
Ascellus is the leading behavioral health provider focused on helping injured workers restore their physical and emotional wellbeing. By bringing our people and technology together, we’re able to deliver customized treatment options, reduce costs for workers’ compensation claims and empower injured workers to return to work sooner.