As a Registered Psychologist I can direct bill to Green Shield and Blue Cross. For all other insurance companies I cannot direct bill, but should be covered. I recommend you contact your insurance provider just in case.
REMEMBER: Clients may be able to use any medial receipts that have not been reimbursed by health plans to receive deductions on their taxes. Typically, the medial expenses must add up to 3% of their incom in order to have an effect.
I also accept referrals through various Employee Assistance Programs (EAP) and Employee and Family Assistance Providers (EFAP). Talk to Human Resoures at your place of employment to see if you are elegible for counselling.
Before we begin working together there will be a 10-20 minute intake over the phone or in person conducted free of charge. Any additional counselling time is charged at a standard rate of $150 for a 50 minute session.