Counseling: Insurance and Fees FAQ
Q: What are your counseling fees?
I charge $275 for the initial session intake which usually runs around 90 minutes.
Ongoing counseling sessions are $185 for 50-60 minute sessions. Longer appointments are prorated at this fee.
Q: Do you take Insurance?
I am a provider for Premera Blue Cross, Lifewise of WA, and First Choice Health. I am an out-of-network provider for most other insurances.
Q: What are Out-of-Network Benefits?
Out-of-Network benefits are reimbursed at a percentage by your insurance company after your deductible has been met. I will provide you with a bill to submit to your insurance company.
Q: How do I verify my Out-Of-Network Benefits?
Call your insurance company and ask about out-of-network benefits for psychotherapy.
Q: What if I can't afford therapy, but I really want to talk to you?
I am able to work with a limited number of clients at a reduced fee.
Q: When and how do I pay for my session?
I require full payment at the time of our session. I am able to accept checks and cash.