Frequently Asked Questions
Do you offer free a consultation?
I do. You are welcome to a free 10 minute consultation with me so we can meet each other and determine if we are a good fit. You’ll be able to ask me any question that you may have, and I can learn about your situation to determine if my skill sets match your needs.
How can I request a new appointment?
How much does therapy cost?
My typical rates are $150/hour. Please visit the rates & insurance page to find out more about my rates.
What type of insurance do you accept?
I accept CIGNA, MHN HealthNet, Medi-Cal through MHN, and TRICARE. Please visit the rates and insurance page for more info about the types of insurance I accept.
I now accept straight Medi-Cal patients during COVID-19 emergency.
What can I expect to get out of therapy?
Depending on the reasons you are seeking out therapy, what you can expect to get out of therapy differs. Generally, my clients are seeking clarity around a certain issue, want to break the cycle of bad habits, or need advice and counsel about a current life situation. Whatever is going on for you, hopefully therapy will make it easier by providing clarity, relief, confidence, or whatever you feel you need at this time.
What types of therapy do you offer?
I offer therapy for individuals, couples, adults, teens and adolescents. Generally I offer therapy for depression, anxiety, emotional balance, and communication skills. Please read more about me and my services on the about me page.
How long does it take to feel better?
This varies from person to person. Some people feel a sense of relief after the first session, while for others it may take multiple sessions to start feeling a shift.
How can I know if we are good match?
This is a great question… it’s important to feel comfortable and safe with your therapist. The best way to know if we are a match is by doing a free consultation so we can speak and get a feel for each other. Usually we can determine if we’d be a good match after one conversation. Please feel free to request a free consultation by contacting me online or calling 818-918-3566.