FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
HOW LONG WILL I HAVE TO COME TO COUNSELING?
Counseling is a process and it varies with each person and the concerns that are present for them. Some people see progress and continue with counseling to maintain progress but it is a client decision, investment, and motivation for change that drives the process toward completion.
HOW OFTEN DO I COME?
This varies for everyone and certain factors such as money, time, and responsibilities limit consistency. Initially, it is advised to come at least twice a month but some people are eager to do the work and come every week.
HOW LONG ARE THE SESSIONS?
Most sessions are 55 minutes long. Couples can schedule for a 2 hour block session. EMDR and couples work may require intensives, which can be in a 2 hour block.
DO YOU ACCEPT INSURANCE?
The following insurance providers are in contract with Milkay Counseling Services: BCBS, VIVA, Anthem, and American Behavioral. Always check to verify your specific benefits.
CAN I HAVE A CONSULT TO SEE IF THIS IS A FIT FOR ME?
Absolutely. Please schedule for a free 15 minute consult.
CAN I BOOK ONLINE?
I use SimplePractice to meet my clients in the virtual setting. If you are an existing client, then you may schedule online.
DO YOU PRESCRIBE MEDICATION?
No and our office does not have a provider that prescribes medication. As your counselor, I will assist you in finding a psychiatrist to meet your medication needs.
WHAT ARE YOUR FEES?
Private Pay rate is $130.00
Insurance varies and you would be required to pay your co-pay at each visit.