Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: What can I expect at my first appointment?
A: During your first appointment information will be collected regarding your concern(s). Based on these concerns, initial goals and counselling plans will be discussed. Clients are encouraged to ask as many questions as they would like and assess fit between themselves and the counsellor.
Q: What happens with the information I discuss with my counsellor?
A: All information discussed with your counsellor is considered confidential and remains exclusively between counsellor and client. There are a few specific situations where information must be disclosed, these situations will be discussed at the first appointment.
Q: Do I need a referral from a doctor to see a Registered Clinical Counsellor?
A: No, a doctor's referral isn't necessary unless your insurance company requires
one for reimbursement.
Q: Will my insurance company cover my therapy with a Registered Clinical Counsellor?
A: Some insurance companies cover therapy with a Registered Clinical Counsellor, you need to consult with your provider.
Q: What are the fees?
A: Currently, rates are $120 inclusive of GST per 50 minute session; however, Katelin does hold a certain number of spots on her case load for sliding scale clients. Please contact Katelin to inquire about her sliding scale rates.
Q: How long will it take to get an appointment?
A: Katelin is currently accepting new clients. Initial sessions can typically be booked within a week or two of contact.
Katelin invites you to contact her and ask any other question you may be having via
telephone or email.