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Diane J. Felder, M.D., is the medical director for Magellan Healthcare of Texas. She is board certified in both general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. Dr. Felder has extensive managed care experience, including clinical strategy, operations and parity compliance for Medicaid, Medicare, Commercial, State Employed and Retired, Exchange Health Plans, and Pharmacy Management. Dr. Felder was in private practice from 1990 -2010 providing behavioral health services to children and their families. Previously served as the medical director for Houston’s largest child welfare organization, which provided a spectrum of behavioral health services. She was also a medical director to large child and adolescent treatment centers, consultant and expert witness to school districts, juvenile probation, and pediatric medical providers. During those year she was also involved in behavioral health managed care and has two decades of managed care, strategic planning, quality improvement, utilization review, and request for proposals responses. She has been involved in full-time managed care since 2010.