Rates & Insurance

Rates

Therapy Hour

  • $100 per hour (50 minutes) with Masters Level Counselor, $125 Assessment (first session)
  • $125 per hour (50 minutes) with Psychologist, $150 Assessment (first session)

$150 per Testing Hour (45-60 minutes)

Insurance

Insurance vs. Private Pay
We are primarily a private pay mental health practice and therefore considered out-of-network with most insurance companies. Some services may be covered by your health insurance or employee benefit plan. However, there are some things you may want to consider before utilizing insurance benefits.

How does private pay work?
Private pay means we generally do not bill insurance companies directly. We can provide you a “superbill” that you may choose to send to your insurance company for possible reimbursement.

Some of the benefits of not using insurance are:

  • More confidentiality. Your insurance company, doctors, or other healthcare providers do not have access to your personal information or diagnosis (unless you give written permission). When you choose to receive a “superbill” to submit for insurance your therapist must include a diagnosis code and dates of service in order for the insurance company to consider reimbursement, which does share some personal information.
  • No diagnosis required. A diagnosis does not have to be given to justify therapy. For instance, if you are trying to obtain a security clearance, get into the military, or maintain more anonymity in your life, private pay clients do not require a diagnosis.
  • You are in control of your treatment, not your Insurance company. Length and type of treatment is not dictated by insurance company.

Things to consider if you want to use your insurance:

  • Do you have a deductible, and if so, what is it?
  • What is your out-of-network mental health coverage?
  • Does the therapist on your insurance panel specialize/have training in what you are struggling with?
  • Do I need preauthorization for testing services? (For psychological evaluations)

Payment

Cash, check and all major credit cards accepted.

**We accept Health Savings and Flexible Spending Cards. If individual has enrolled in a health savings account or flexible spending account, the consumer can choose what approved medical expenses to spend it on, such as eye glasses, labwork, prescriptions, or mental health counseling.

Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend a session, please cancel at least 24 hours in advance. Late cancellations are subject to cancellation fee.

Any Other Questions

Please contact us for any additional questions you may have. We look forward to
hearing from you!


info@midwestca.com
Phone: 417-255-8790
Fax: 417-222-6991

412 Washington Ave
West Plains, MO 65775

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