The American Insurance Trust (The Trust) is pleased to announce the appointment of John W. Davison, Ph.D., MBA, as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective March 1, 2024.  Dr. Davison brings a wealth of experience, with a proven track record of team building and leading complex organizations. Dr. Davison will be replacing outgoing CEO Jana Martin, Ph.D., who is retiring after 14 years of dedicated service and remarkable leadership with The Trust.

The Trust companies are committed to prioritizing and supporting initiatives that promote equity, diversity, inclusion, and belonging. These values are vital to The Trust’s mission as a business entity providing products, services, and education and training to its policyholders. This is consistent with our commitment to act in an honest and ethical manner, and in compliance with laws and regulations.

July 7, 2022

The recent United States Supreme Court decision, Dobbs v. Jackson Woman’s Health Organization (Dobbs), which overturned Roe v Wade, represents a powerful change in our society that has stirred very strong emotional responses for many of us. Although the primary issue is how Dobbs will impact women in states which outlaw abortion, the decision has the potential to create ethical, legal, and risk management conundrums for psychologists. 

The Trust Board recognizes and acknowledges members of our Board, staff, community and policy holders who have been impacted in personal ways by the continuing acts of racial violence in our country. The most recent episode is the senseless massacre of innocent lives in a Buffalo, NY community...

What is the No Surprises Act (NSA)? The NSA was signed into law in December 2020 and was primarily intended to protect patients/clients from unexpected out-of-network bills for healthcare. The classic example is the person who obtains needed surgery at an in-network hospital, but gets a...

Note: Given the ambiguity of the NSA, the following is preliminary guidance to comply with its provisions. This guidance does not constitute legal advice. To obtain a legal opinion, please consult a local mental health law attorney in your jurisdiction. Please continue to check back frequently for updates and changes to this guidance.

The Trust is excited to congratulate Dr. Julie Jacobs, one of our esteemed Risk Management Consultants, on receiving this year’s Karl F. Heiser Presidential Award for her advocacy on behalf of psychologists. We’re very proud of her and all of the work she does – well deserved!

The Trust is deeply saddened by the tragedy that occurred on March 16th in Atlanta, GA. Innocent lives were lost due to an act of violence directed against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. In the past year, these senseless acts toward the Asian American and Pacific Islander communities...

We are pleased to announce that the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB), the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP), the National Register of Health Service Psychologists (The Register) and the American Insurance Trust (The Trust) have formed an interorganizational consortium dedicated to advancing the needs and interests of licensed psychologists and psychologists-in-training. Together, these four organizations represent the majority of psychologists in America.

In these unprecedented times, when many of our clients are working, studying, and entertaining their families from home – and relying on technology more than ever – Chubb is here to help keep you safe.

NOTE: This information is provided as a risk management resource and is not legal advice or an individualized personal consultation. At the time this resource was prepared, all information was as current and accurate as possible; however, regulations, laws, or prevailing professional practice standards may have changed since the posting or recording of this resource. Accordingly, it is your responsibility to confirm whether regulatory or legal issues that are relevant to you have since been updated and/or to consult with your professional advisors or legal counsel for timely guidance specific to your situation. As with all professional use of material, please explicitly cite The Trust as the source if you reproduce or distribute any portion of these resources.