Your First Session

If possible, for your first session, please complete the consent form and bring it with you. 

LOCATION:  My office is in East Saanich. Once you book your session, you will receive a confirmation email with the address and explicit directions to my space. 

RATES

Rates applicable to In-Person and Online services

GST is included in the rates. 

Payment: I accept Visa, Master Card, Apple Pay, cash, cheque or e-transfer to be paid at the end of the session - thank you!

60 minute session $125

90 minute session $180

TEAMWORK: $220 for two hours

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 my hourly rate.

for ONLINE CLIENTS ONLY:

PLEASE EMAIL ME YOUR INTAKE FORM WHEN YOU FIRST BOOK.

My preferred online venue is through ZOOM

If you prefer a phone session, please let me know.

PLEASE MAKE SURE TO SEND ME YOUR CONSENT FORM BEFORE THE SESSION.

Online clients must pay by PayPal at the time of booking  - thank you!

TO CHANGE AN EXISTING APPOINTMENT, PLEASE EMAIL ME. Thank you!

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LENGTH OF SESSIONS

According to the guidelines of the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors, 1 hour consists of 50 minutes.

CANCELLATION POLICY

A full session fee will apply to missed or canceled appointments with less than 24 hours notice.

THIRD PARTY COVERAGE

Some employers cover counselling services provided by Registered Clinical Counsellors. Check with your workplace to verify that you are covered. I provide you with receipts with my registration number, which you submit to your employer. 

CONFIDENTIALITY POLICY

The personal information you share with me is confidential, and 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. Sassona (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.

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