Insurance is accepted for covered services to individuals for diagnosed mental-health issues--plans
and most related Blues
Ask your insurance provider about your coverage for "Individual psychotherapy with
a licensed psychologist."Ask our receptionist (585-586-1600) whether your insurance covers you work with me. Also ask
about copays and, if applicable, deductibles.
is generally not covered by medical insurance. I can work with an individual who presents with a genuinely life-disrupting
emotional/behavioral problem that merits a mental-health diagnosis. Often such work involves the presence at times of a family
member--the diagnosed individual is the patient. Of course, I do not fake diagnoses to accommodate insurance needs--think
"felony insurance fraud".