Your First Session
If possible, for your first session, please complete the intake form and bring it with you to your first appointment.
LOCATION: My office is located close to Mt. Doug off Cedar Hill Road. Once you book your session, you will receive a confirmation email with the address and explicit directions to my space.
For payment I accept Visa, Master Card, cash, cheque, or e-transfer to be paid at the end of the session - thank you!
ONLINE CLIENTS ONLY:
PLEASE EMAIL ME YOUR INTAKE FORM WHEN YOU FIRST BOOK.
My preferred online venue is through ZOOM, and I set the appointment with you once you book.
If you prefer another venue, such as FaceTime, Skype or phone, please let me know.
Online clients must pay in advance using PayPal.
TO CHANGE AN EXISTING APPOINTMENT, PLEASE EMAIL ME. Thank you!
Rates applicable to In-Person and Online services
GST is included in the rates.
I accept Visa, Master Card, cash or cheque - thank you!
1 hour session $125
1.5 hour session $180:
2 hour session available upon request - $250
1 hour divorce coaching $175
Online clients must pay by PayPal at the time of booking - thank you!
According to the guidelines of the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors, 1 hour consists of 50 minutes.
Telephone consultations, email correspondence, drafting documents etc. will be charged by the ¼ hour according to the hourly rate of the service.
Online sessions are 1 hour and may be either shamanic, family constellation, or psychotherapy. You are required to pay in advance at the time of booking.
LENGTH OF face-to face SESSIONS
Sessions are 1 hour or 1 hour and a half. Longer sessions by appointment only. According to the guidelines of the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors, 1 hour consists of 50 minutes.
A full session fee will apply to missed or canceled appointments with less than 24 hours notice.
THIRD PARTY COVERAGE
Some insurance companies cover the cost of counselling provided by a Registered Clinical Counsellor. Consult with your workplace Human Resources department or insurance company to find if you are covered. Receipts for third party fee payment are provided.
The personal information you share with me is confidential. Confidentiality is always maintained. There are, however, some exceptions to my duty of confidentiality:
1. In the event of the client’s expression of an intention to harm self or others
2. If information is evident that you are neglecting or abusing a child or an incapacitated adult.
3. In the event of subpoena issued for the appropriation of the therapist notes.
SOCIAL MEDIA POLICY
Please be aware that if you choose to follow me on social media, your name or picture will be public. Sony Baron at Baron Counselling Teaching Winds is not responsible for your confidentiality on her Facebook or Twitter. You alone are responsible for your own confidentiality on social media sites.