We understand that counseling may be a new experience and because of that, one may have some hesitations and uncertainties. The questions listed below are the ones we are frequently asked. If one has a concern not addressed here, please get in touch with us here. We want to make ones counseling experience start without anxiety.
Am I eligible to receive services from Premier Counseling?
Seniors (ages 65 & up) can receive services offered by Premier Counseling.
How can I be referred for services?
*Power of Attorney
*Primary Care Physicians
*Assisted Living Community Staff
What will the service cost?
Premier Counseling works solely with insurance companies and all services provided will be submitted to seniors’ primary insurance. Premier Counseling, LLC provides all services at no out-of-pocket expense to those served.
Who provides the service?
All therapy sessions are provided by individuals who have obtained the Masters of Social Work Degree, full unrestricted clinical licensure to practice psychotherapy (LISW-CP), and a passion to serve the senior community. Medication management of psychotropic medication is provided by our nurse practitioner.
What can I expect during the first session?
Premier Counseling clinicians will introduce the client consent form and explain the therapeutic process in detail. Clients are encouraged to asks questions to seek clarity about the process. Clinicians will build therapeutic rapport and establish therapeutic trust during the first weeks of services.
How often are sessions?
Therapy sessions are conducted either weekly or bi-weekly based on clients’ needs. For clients receiving medication management, this service will be provided at minimal once per every 45 days by our nurse practitioner.
What diagnoses/concerns do you address?
Dementia with behavioral disturbances
Grief and loss
Phase of life concerns