We provide a variety of professional counseling services hypnotherpy EMDR video counseling. Our treatment philosophy is that each person is different and every problem is different. Therefore, we assess each individual’s strengths, challenges, and goals before developing a treatment plan. Information and a rationale for each strategy, treatment option, or referral is always provided, and you are encouraged to ask questions and address any concerns prior to your agreement to engage in counseling or a specifically recommended treatment.
The first session gives us an opportunity to meet with you to get your initial questions and concerns answered, gives you the opportunity to get to know us and our services. Your counselor will do an initial assessment and provide you with feedback and suggestions at the end of the session. At that point, if a mutually agreeable therapeutic relationship is established, we will go ahead and schedule follow-up sessions. The frequency of sessions is determined by mutual agreement, and takes into consideration factors including safety, urgency, crisis management, finances, and your flexibility in scheduling.
All information is kept strictly confidential, unless you sign a document providing your consent for the release of all or specific information. (Notable exceptions to this law include the required disclosure to appropriate authorities of any known or suspected child or elder abuse, the imminent threat of violence to yourself or someone else, and a court order requiring the submission of such information.) We will file all insurance paperwork necessary for us to receive payment that is in addition to any copay, percentage, or deductible for which you are responsible. We will also cooperate in the completion of needed notes, letters, disability statements, and return-to-work forms. Note that we do not provide forensic services, including preparing risk assessments and formal, court-ordered evaluations.