FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How long and how many times a week is a typical session?

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 Sessions are usually 1 hour.  Most clients are seen once or twice per week in the beginning.  As time goes on, visits will become less frequent.  The number of sessions depends on what your current needs are. 

What if I want couples counseling, but my partner won’t come?

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 Unfortunately, sometimes one partner is not as willing as the other to come in for counseling.  However, it is often possible to improve the relationship with just one person involved in counseling. 

How much are your fees and do you take insurance?

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 Your fee depends on the kinds of services you require.  Currently, cash or credit card is acceptable.  I do accept most insurance.  However, you will need to check with your health insurance provider to verify your coverage.   

Do I need to take medications or something like Medications?

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 As a licensed professional counselor and psychotherapist, I am not legally allowed to prescribe medications.  However, based on a joint assessment of the problems you are facing, it may be advisable to consult with a psychiatrist to determine whether medication is warranted.  I can refer you to a psychiatrist if necessary.