What is tele-therapy?
Tele-therapy is an online counseling service from the comfort of your home or from anywhere you choose to be. The services are provided confidentially using video conferencing that is HIPAA compliant. This is a virtual face-to-face setting that is similar to Skype.
Is Tele-therapy Effective?
Teletherapy is best suited for those who suffer from anxiety, depression, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Research has demonstrated the effectiveness in tele-therapy using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) as effective as in traditional settings (Tutty, Spangler, Poppleton, Ludman, & Simon 2010). Tugoose, Ashwick, and Murphy (2017) found that tele-therapy is as effective than traditional in person counseling in helping reduce the symptoms of PTSD.
Will My insurance pay for Tele-therapy?
At this time we are offering self-pay services. If you wish to use your insurance you need to follow up with them to see if your plan covers online therapy. Currently in person insurance accepted:
BlueCross and BlueShield
Magellan Behavioral Health
Superior Health Plan
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What is the cost?
One 45 minutes sessions for Texas residents are $80 (person must be in the state to participate). Check out https://oklahomateletherapy.com for services in Oklahoma.
How to make an appointment online?
Click on your desire date and time!