Connecting people with skilled and caring therapists in your neighborhood. Specializing in stress, depression, anxiety, relationships and other mental health issues.

FAQs

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

Sessions are usually 50 minutes. Most clients are seen once a week in the beginning, then, as time goes on, less frequently. The number of sessions depends on what your current needs are.

How long will I be in counseling?

The length of time a client is in counseling depends the nature of the problem and the goals of the counseling. Some clients have a very specific problem that can be worked through in a set course of counseling. For others, counseling is an on-going learning process and they choose to receive counseling for a longer period.

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

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

What types of services do therapists provide?

Therapists offer a wide range of mental health, therapy and counseling services to meet their clients’ needs. In terms of therapeutic services, services offered include: individual therapy; group therapy; couples therapy, and family therapy. The selected therapist can discuss your individual treatment needs and find out more on how they can help get you on the path to recovery, healing and wellness.

Do therapists accept insurance or private pay?

Each therapist has the list of payment methods that they accept. Some accept insurance and others only accept private pay.

My insurance doesn’t cover their services. Can I “self-pay” for services?

Yes, therapists generally accept cash; check and all major credit cards. Payment is due at the time of service.

How can I get started?

The best way is to complete the search form on the home page (http://www.locateatherapist.com). If you can’t find a therapist in your area and/or are having difficulties – please contact us by email or phone at 314-942-1147.

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