FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Whether you have already scheduled your first appointment or are still considering whether counseling is right for you, many of those new to counseling and therapy have questions about what to expect and how the process works. Here you’ll find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about counseling and your counseling experience. While getting started in counseling can be intimidating, we strive to make it as comfortable as possible!
We understand that our clients sometimes need to cancel their appointments. Please let us know of any appointments you are unable to keep. Our clients may miss two appointments every six months without charge by giving us 48 hours notice. Additional missed sessions and/or sessions missed without 48 hours notice are charged at the usual session rate. Appointments that fall on public holidays are not chargeable, and you will not be charged for appointments during your therapist’s absence.
Confidentiality between our clients and the counselors, associates and interns at Sequoia Counseling Center is of the utmost importance. Your clinical records, as well as your verbal and electronic communication are strictly confidential and will be held in the utmost regard except for the following circumstances:
1. Information you and/or your child or children report about physical of sexual abuse of a minor or an elder person. As mandated reporters, we are, in such circumstances, obligated by Texas State Law to report this information to the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS).
2. You provide information that informs us that you are in danger of harming yourself of others.
3. You sign a release to have specific information shared.
4. Information shared with your insurance company to process your claims.
“All the buried seeds crack open in the dark the instant they surrender to a process they can’t see.”
Counselor Fees (Weekly)
30 min session $94 - $150
45 min session $140 - $225
$125 for Neurofeedback Session
$100 for regular Neurofeedback Session
Contact us for intensive fees and more information.