Dr. Worthy is an Out-of-Network (OON) provider. It is recommended that you contact your insurer and inquirer about your OON benefits for mental health. Some patients pay out of pocket without involving insurance, while others submit a reimbursement form to their insurance provider.
Individual sessions can range from 45-60 minutes, with 45 minutes being the standard. Couples and family therapy sessions can range from 60-75 minutes, with 60 minutes being the standard.
Yes, this will be discussed during the phone consultation. Dr. Worthy has 2-3 slots for clients who may need a sliding a scale. If those spots are full, she will put you on a waiting list and follow-up with you when there are vacancies.
For new patients, weekly therapy is suggested. Weekly therapy helps facilitate a stronger working alliance between therapist and client, an opportunity to build trust, to retain information learned in therapy, and it avoids relapses, to name a few.