What types of insurance do you accept?
How can I contact you?
What types of payment do you accept?
What are your fees?
Do you have a sliding fee scale?
Where are your offices?
Are your services covered by insurance?
What does the acronym ACH mean?
What if a I miss a session?
***if your insurance card says USFHP (Johns Hopkins) on the left and Tricare Prime on the right, we accept that
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We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover, check or cash.
Unfortunately, we don't. (this is due to our contracts with insurance companies).
There are clinics in Southern Maryland that provide low cost counseling. One example is
Tri-County Youth Services Bureau which can be reached at
La Plata Office
109 LaGrange Avenue, Suite 102
La Plata, MD 20646
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Olimpia Etts, LCSW-C accepts CareFirst, BCBS Federal and USFHP (Johns Hopkins).
Michael Etts, LCSW-C accepts CareFirst, BCBS Federal and USFHP (Johns Hopkins). If you have out of network benefits, receipts can be provided for insurance submission.
It is worth remembering that while insurance reimbursement can lessen the cost of treatment, it does come with
some drawbacks. It requires that personal information about your treatment be revealed to an
insurance company. That information then becomes part of your permanent medical
record and can be subpoenaed in a legal proceeding. Insurance companies use your medical records when deciding whether to
offer you insurance (life, health and disability) and at what cost.
ACH stands for Advanced Clinical Hypnotherapist. At Adaptive Therapy, it means that the therapist underwent 255 hours of
supervised hypnotherapy training and practicum in focused areas such as addictions, sexual abuse, codependency, eating disorders and grief/loss.
If you give at least 24 hours notice, we can re-schedule at a later date. Appointments that are missed without 24 hours notice will be charged a flat rate
of $40.00. Please understand that when you schedule a time slot, that time slot becomes unavailable for other clients.
If you are unsure about a given date and time, consider choosing another date and time where you can be sure you can attend.