Mindful Life Counseling Center works towards assisting clients with determining insurance benefits in order for you to get the help you need. Our belief is that counseling can make a difference in addressing mental health as well as improving the quality of life. Counseling is beneficial for people who are struggling at different levels, unfortunately, payment and cost can be confusing.
The staff at Mindful Life Counseling Center will walk you through the entire process including setting up an initial appointment, helping you understand your insurance coverage, getting the appropriate authorizations, referrals, determining your co-pay and deductible or providing an invoice for you to submit to your insurance company.
Clients can cancel or reschedule up to 24 hours in advance without penalty. If you do not provide 24-hour notice, you will be required to pay the cost of the session.
Fully licensed professional clinical counselors:
Initial visit-$120.00 to $150.00
50 minute session-$100.00 to $120.00
Provisionally licensed professional counselor interns:
Initial visit- $55.00 to $75.00
50 minute session-$45.00 to $65.00
Fully licensed professional clinical counselors are in-network with BCBS PPO. We can check your deductible and copay at the time of your visit or before your visit if you would prefer. Mindful Life is not in-network with any other insurance companies. This means at Mindful Life, we will bill your insurance directly of you have BCBS PPO. If you have insurance other than BCBS, you may still be reimbursed by insurance but the client pays Mindful Life directly and the client is then reimbursed by their insurance company.
Most counseling sessions are general 45 to 50 minutes in length. Additional time for sessions is available. Payment for services is due at the time services are rendered. Personal checks, cash, and credit/debit cards may be used as payment for sessions.
All counselors at Mindful Life are master's level therapists with board approved state licensure. Fully licensed psychotherapists at Mindful Life are authorized by the state of Texas to provide professional services and eligible to be reimbursed by insurance companies. Reimbursement will depend on you your insurance plan and the insurance company’s policies. Intern level therapist fees are not covered under mental health insurance.
Some clients pay out of pocket and either do not utilize insurance or do not have insurance coverage. This is an option you can choose if you need more information Mindful Life Counseling Center can provide additional information to help you decide which option best meets your needs.