ONLINE BOOKING & APPOINTMENT INFORMATION
*Office UV-Light air sterilization device destroys airborne pathogens including viruses, bacteria, and allergens.*
FREE INITIAL CONSULTATION (REQUIRED BEFORE BOOKING FIRST APPOINTMENT)
We will chat for a few minutes on the phone in order to:
- ask any questions you might have
- determine if it's a "good fit"
- discuss billing and scheduling
- book your 1st appointment
Please book online for your Free Initial Consultation or text my cell phone 403-634-6609 and we will set up a time.
BILLING AND FEES FOR SERVICES
DIRECT BILLING is available for several insurance companies, including but not limited to:
- Alberta BlueCross, Medavie, Veterans Affairs, ASEBP/ARTA, Canada Life, Chamber of Commerce, CINUP, Desjardins, First Canadian, Green Shield (GSC), GroupSource, Industrial Alliance, Manion, Unify Consulting Group (Physicians of Alberta), Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB), etc.
- Sunlife, Manulife, and NIHB for First Nations and Inuit, typically do cover Psychological Services, but are not set up for direct billing
For clients accessing counselling services through a third party payor, certain other EAP/EFAP or insurance companies (e.g., MVA claim or Short/Long Term Disability), I will invoice the company directly upon their approval, and working within their treatment conditions. Clients are responsible for paying any remaining amount not covered by their insurance.
PAYMENT METHODS: If not direct billing, payments are due in full at the end of each session by credit card, e-transfer, or cash. Receipts will be provided and can be submitted to your insurance company or Health Spending Account for reimbursement. Receipts for out-of-pocket payments can be submitted for income tax purposes as a medical expense.
First appointments are 75 minutes in length
In-Person Counselling - $220
Tele/Video Counselling - $200
Returning appointments are typically 60 minutes in length
In-Person Counselling - $180
Tele/Video Counselling - $160
Extra time beyond the first hour - $40/15 min (recommended for couples counselling, or clients wanting extra time)
FEES FOR MISSED APPOINTMENTS: Missed appointments prevent other people from the opportunity to attend therapy in a timely manner when they may be in distress or in need of support. 24 hours notice is requested for cancelling/rescheduling appointments.
Late Cancellation/Rescheduling (<24 hrs) - 50% of the session fee
No Show - full session fee
OTHER SERVICES (necessary or client-requested time spent out of session): Reading and responding to lengthy letters/emails; Consultations and communications with outside contacts; Conducting and scoring assessments; Reporting and letter writing - $30 per 10 minutes