Tips on Insurance....
As a courtesy to her clients, Dr. Julie submits claims for therapy to most insurance companies.
If you plan to use insurance to help pay for your therapy, be sure to discuss this topic before you get started. However, when determining how to pay for therapeutic services, there are a few factors to consider. Some health insurers provide a limited level of coverage for mental health. While this may help you from a monetary standpoint in the short term, there may be unseen costs over the longer term.
Insurance companies sometimes require that information be shared and diagnoses assigned before any payment can be made to your therapist. Once insurance companies have received this information, there is no gunarentee that it may not adversely impact future applications for health, disability and life insurances.
If you would prefer that this information be kept confidential, ask about the alternatives available to you.