SERVICES

  • We provide outpatient psychotherapy and medication management for adolescents and adults. We practice within a psychodynamic orientation. We provide telepsychiatry exclusively.

  • Consultation

    • The consultation period ranges 1 to 4 sessions.

    • This period helps determine whether our approach and style at Reverie is a good fit for your treatment.

    • If Reverie is not a good fit, we will provide a referral to another provider/clinic.

    • We will not prescribe medications until we decide to continue work beyond the consultation period.

    • Please review and complete new intake forms before your first appointment.

  • Follow-up Treatment

    • In general, appointments are on a weekly or bi-weekly basis.

    • Appointments are generally 45 minutes.

    • Medication management appointments are monthly.

CANCELLATION POLICY

  • There is no cancellation fee if cancelling with 2 or more business days notice.

  • If you cancel within 2 business days, you will be charged a $150 fee for follow-up visits or a $200 fee for new patient visits. 

  • If you do not present for a scheduled appointment (“no show”), you will be charged the full appointment fee ($225 for follow-up and $300 for new patient visit)

    • Note that insurance will not reimburse cancellation/no-show fees.

    • We will not schedule a follow-up appointment until the cancellation fee is paid.

CRISIS

  • If you are currently experiencing a behavioral health emergency, DO NOT call or message us.  We may be with another client and unable to respond. 

  • In the case of a crisis, do one of the following:

    • Call 911

    • Call Re:Solve Crisis Network: 1-888-7-YOU-CAN or call your local crisis hotline

    • Report to your nearest emergency room

PAYMENT

  • Payment is due at the time of service

  • We accept most commercial Highmark/BCBS and UPMC policies.

  • We do not accept Medicare/Medicaid products, including UPMC for You/for Life.

  • For all other policies, we are considered out-of-network. We can provide you with appropriate documentation (a "superbill") if you would like to file for out-of-network benefits through your insurance.

  • ​F​or those paying out of pocket or using out of network benefits:
    • Initial visit (60 min): $300

    • Follow-up visits (45 min): $225

    • Payment is due in full at time of service.

    • Credit card is the only form of payment accepted at this time. You are required to put a card on file at time of scheduling your first appointment.

ADDITIONAL SERVICES/FEES

  • Notify us 5 business days in advance of needing a medication refill.

    • Same day refill requests will incur a $25 fee.

  • Phone calls, forms, reports, and other paperwork that require more than 5 minutes to complete will be billed at our prorated hourly rate of $300.

  • A $25 fee will apply for preparation of medical records.

TREATMENT POLICY

  • Medications will not be adjusted over the phone.

  • We do not prescribe medical marijuana or high-dose benzodiazepines. 

  • We use stimulants when clinically indicated.

    • We may require neuropsychological testing before starting a stimulant.

  • We do not do disability, custody, forensic, or emotional support animal evaluations.

To minimize health risks due to COVID-19, we offer telehealth exclusively until further notice.