How is therapy billed to my insurance?

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Typically, your therapist or counselor will bill your insurance for you and you pay co-insurance or a copay. Your therapist should confirm with you about your coverage before or during your first visit. In some instances, you may need to pay out-of-pocket first and then be reimbursed by your insurer.  

Sometimes, mental health care is treated separately than other health care and is not subject to a deductible. Other times, your mental health coverage might not take effect until after you meet your annual deductible. If you have specific questions about billing, contact your insurer for more information.


Written by MHM ADMIN