© 2013 by BKO Counseling Services                    AFFORDABLE SAN DIEGO THERAPIST - Brian K. Oltman Psy.D., LMFT

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Financial Information

AFFORDABLE SAN DIEGO THERAPIST

 

Reduced fee services are available on a limited basis.  I offer a sliding RATE  ranging between $85 - $150 which is based on need, (income verification) and readiness for counseling. The average session is $100.00 per 50-minute session.  My regular billable fee is $150.00.  Fee is set during the first session for the first and following sessions.

Insurance 

I accept some forms of insurance, and most PPO plans will offer coverage or benefits even if I am outside of their network.  If you are covered, your PPO plan will reimburse part or all of your fee.  Upon request, I will give you a "Super-bill" fee statement for you to submit directly to your insurance company for reimbursement. I will work with you as you work with your insurance company to receive maximum benefits.

 

Services may be covered in full or in part by your health insurance or employee benefit plan. Please check your coverage carefully by asking the following questions: 

  • Do I have mental health insurance benefits? 

  • What is my deductible and has it been met? 

  • How many sessions per year does my health insurance cover? 

  • What is the coverage amount per therapy session? 

  • Is approval required from my primary care physician? 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Multiplan

TriCare - MHN

AETNA
Value Options 
CIGNA Behavioral Health
Blue Shield of California 
Magellan HMO
Other PPO’s will provide an Out of Network Provider option which would meet your yearly deductible - it is always best to speak with your insurance company to clarify the details of your coverage. 

 

 

Cancellation Policy 

If you do not show up for your scheduled therapy appointment, and you have not notified me at least 24 hours in advance, you will be required to pay the full cost of the session. Most Insurance companies do not cover the payment for a late cancel or "No Show" - payment for the missed appointment then becomes your responsibility, even with insurance.

 

Payment Options:               

  • Cash (exact change please)                                                

  • Checks ($30.00 Returned check fee for all returned checks)

  • Credit Cards & Pay-Pal can be used to pay for Counseling, Therapy or Consulting Sessions.  Click on the Buy Now Button for Pay Pal and all other credit card companies.  Add $4.00 Service Charge to your bill for this service.  Thank you.

 

 

Credit Cards, Pay-Pal & FSA Cards can be used to pay for Counseling & Therapy Sessions.  Click on the Buy Now Button for Pay Pal and all other credit card companies.  Add $4.00 Service Charge to your bill for this service.  Thank you.