Common Questions About Fees & Insurance

 

How do I schedule an appointment?

  • Visit our Appointment Page to learn what information to provide and how to schedule an appointment

 

Do you take insurance?

Please contact us to find out if the specific clinician you would like to see can take your insurance.

 

Our counselors are in network with all or some of the following companies:

  • Premera 
  • Regence
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • LifeWise
  • Uniform Medical Plan
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • First Choice

 

Our psychiatric ARNP is in network with the following companies:

  • Premera 
  • Regence
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • LifeWise
  • Uniform Medical Plan
  • First Choice Health 
  • Kaiser Permanente 

 

If you are using your insurance and we are a contracted provider, the fee is determined by the contracted rate schedule set by your insurance provider. First sessions are usually billed at a higher rate.

 

 

What steps do I need to take to use my insurance?

 

Before your first appointment, call your insurance company or HR department and ask these specific questions:

  • Do I have behavioral health coverage?
  • Is my behavioral health coverage subjected to a deductible?
  • How much is my deductible?
  • What is my co-pay or co-insurance?

 

 

Fees for clients not using insurance vary by clinician:

Couples Counseling:

  • $100 - $250 for a fifty minute session
  • Student and/or low income rates available on a limited basis 

Individual Counseling:

  • $100 - $250 for a fifty minute session
  • Student and/or low income rates available on a limited basis 

Psychiatric Services:

  • $250 - $300 for an initial psychiatric consultation/evaluation session
  • $150-200 for follow up medication management visits 

 

 

What payment forms are accepted?

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Cards
  • HSA Cards

 

I am a new patient with Geoffrey Fong, how do I access the patient portal to complete my intake paperwork?

  • You will be given an access code during the intake process.  Use it to login to the Valant Patient Portal here.