Individual, couple, and family sessions can be paid for through various means.  We accept cash, cheque, and money transfers.  Sliding scale fees may be available to individuals who may not be able to cover the full cost of sessions. Our base fee for individual counselling is $110/hour.

Depending on the client’s personal situation, there are a number of government programs that may assist in covering the cost of sessions including;

 

Criminal Injuries Compensation

Victim Quick Response Program

First Nations & Inuit Mental Health Benefits

Veterans Affairs Canada

Financial Assistance for Families of Homicide Victims

 

Our services are also covered by many extended health benefits that you may receive through your employer.  We encourage you to contact your benefit provider or human resources department directly.  We are able to provide direct billing to individuals covered through Green Shield Canada and have worked with the following EAP Companies

  • Blue Cross
  • Ceridian Life Works
  • ComPsych
  • Network Advantage
  • Pro Health

Please contact us directly to discuss payment options that best suit you or your family’s needs.

*As of September 26th, 2012, counselling services provided by Registered Social Workers (RSW) can be claimed as a medical expense tax deduction when you file your income tax return.   In other words, RSW’s are now authorized as “medical practitioners” for the purpose of claiming medical expenses.