In keeping with the
Association of Psychologists of Nova Scotia recommendation, fees are
- Individual therapy: $190.00/hour appointment.
therapy hour is 50 minutes long, with 10 minutes for file updates.
Please note that documentation prepared on your behalf will be
billed at our hourly rate.
services are not covered by MSI. Many people have extended health
coverage (e.g. Blue Cross, Great West Life) through their places of work or
privately. Many of these plans have coverage for part or all of
psychological services. Please check with your insurance plan as to
what they need to reimburse you. We
will gladly provide an estimate for all services and work to ensure
that all necessary documents are made available to assist you in
submitting appropriate documents for reimbursement.
Most insurance plans require that clients pay for the services
directly and then submit their receipts for reimbursement. Several,
however, can be billed directly (e.g., NS Govt. Blue Cross, RCMP,
VAC). Please check to see if direct billing is available for your
Fees that are not covered by insurance are tax deductible as medical
Missed Appointments: Clients booked for a therapy session
must give 24 hours cancellation notice or they will be charged the
full fee for the appointment. Please note that most insurers do NOT
pay for missed appointments. In South West Nova Scotia weather can change quickly. Since we
care about your health and wellbeing, there will be no charge for
appointments that need to be cancelled without 24 hours notice
because of challenging weather events.
We only accept cash and cheques at this time. We apologize for any