Getting Started With Counseling With Alicia Dorn, MS, LCPC

Introducing The Counseling Process- For Individuals, Families Or People In Need Of Therapy For A Chronic Illness

Start By Reaching Out To Alicia For A Complimentary 15-Minute Consultation

Thanks for taking a few minutes to learn more about counseling with me. If you’re stressed, you’re in the right place. Below you’ll find more information about the counseling process.

I’m happy to answer any other questions you may have after reading it, email me at amdorn@aliciadorncounseling.com to either talk more about the process or to explore working together.

Faq's

Call or email me (Alicia Dorn, LCPC) at the information provided above to schedule your free 15-minute consultation call. This allows you to openly discuss your challenges and ask questions to determine if I am the best fit to help you on your journey. Once you determine you’d like to move forward, we will schedule your intake appointment.

Intake forms will be sent to you through your therapy portal. You will be able to review, sign and upload prior to your intake appointment.

I am an “Out of Network” provider, and therefore am not paneled with any insurance companies.That means that you are responsible for the fees at the time of your appointment. Depending on your plan, a certain percentage of that may be paid to you by your insurance company. If you would like to use your insurance benefits, I would be happy to provide a Superbill receipt for you to submit to your insurance company.

Fees:

– Intake Assessment (1-hour): $200

– Therapy Session (1-hour): $175

Debit, credit and HSA/FSA cards are accepted for payment at each appointment. 

I will also offer you a Good Faith Estimate as defined below at the time we begin services together.

All therapy services will be conducted virtually. Specifically, all individual therapy client portals can be located at this link “https://www.therapyportal.com/p/adorned21236/”

Family and group therapy sessions will be conducted through a secure Zoom link, which will be provided prior to the scheduled appointment.

Crisis counseling is not offered but I will provide you with crisis support information in your intake packet once your first appointment is scheduled. I am also happy to help you reach crisis support during standard business hours (9:00 AM – 6:00 PM EST).

Yes. Therapy services are offered for adolescents from ages 11-18.

Your payment method will be stored through your client portal, which consists of a secure HIPAA compliant online payment system. Your card will be charged at the time of the appointment.

To get started, or talk more about the process or to explore working together.

Good Faith Estimate

Under Section 2799B-6 of the Public Health Service Act, health care providers and health care facilities are required to inform individuals who are not enrolled in a plan or coverage or a Federal health care program, or not seeking to file a claim with their plan or coverage both orally and in writing of their ability, upon request or at the time of scheduling health care items and services, to receive a “Good Faith Estimate” of expected charges.

You have the right to receive a “Good Faith Estimate”

Explaining how much your medical care will cost. Under the law, health care providers need to give patients who don’t have insurance or who are not using insurance an estimate of the bill for medical items and services.