Appointments and Fees

Services are offered on a direct-pay basis through online payment. Insurance is not accepted.

To request an appointment as a new client, please phone, text, or email me and I will send you registration information via email.

Appointments for in-person sessions are available on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday afternoons. Appointments for group sessions are available on Monday and Sunday afternoons.

Appointments for telehealth sessions for Virginia residents are offered at mutually convenient times.

Fees

  • 50-minute individual sessions, in-person and telehealth: $125
  • 50-minute conjoint sessions for couples/partners, families, or more than one individual present: $150
  • 75-minute weekly group therapy sessions, $50 per session*
    (Please read more about groups here.)
  • Text support, 2 responses per day, 7 days per week, $70 per week
  • For those beginning to address substance use issues who need generous support, weekly modules of substance use disorder treatment can include 3-4 sessions of individual counseling, 1-2 sessions of skills-focused group counseling, text support (up to 2 responses per day, 7 days per week), and a small contingency management fund. Initial appointment and primary care physician visit required before commencing.

If you cannot afford my fees, please contact me and offer what you think would be a fair exchange of value.

To request an appointment as a new client, please phone, text, or email me and I will send you registration information via email.

If you are an existing client, please phone, text, or email me to book a new appointment.

Nota bene

  • Counseling services are offered on a direct-pay basis. Insurance is not accepted. However, clients can elect to contact their insurance companies to personally file a claim. This may help with reimbursement.
  • Counseling services are offered in-person and via telehealth. Telehealth services are available to Virginia residents only.
  • Non-Virginia residents who wish to engage in counseling services need to attend in-person sessions in my Blacksburg, Virginia office.
  • *An initial individual session is required prior to entering group.
  • Clients need to register first through the client portal in order to make appointments.
  • Credit card information is collected at the time clients register. Sessions are billed on the day of service.  (For your electronic health record, we use HIPAA-compliant SimplePractice. Read more about SimplePractice’s security here.)
  • Cancellations in fewer than 24 hours and no-shows are billed to your credit card at the full rate. For more about this policy, please see the FAQs.

Last updated 12/18/18