1. THE TERMS OF THE CONTRACT
The terms of this treatment contract are extremely important. They help you to know the expectations we have here at Insyte Psychiatric. This contract includes the fees you pay, the time of your appointments, the frequency of sessions and what you and your therapist will expect from each other.
All sessions will be conducted in confidence. Normally, what you and your therapist talk about will be kept confidential. There are certain exceptions to this, for example if you tell your therapist about some activity that is illegal or if the safety of a minor is involved or if you are a threat to yourself or others your therapist must obey the law, which overrides the normal rules of confidentiality.
Continuity of sessions is important. Insyte Psychiatric requests for you to commit to at least 6-8 sessions, either weekly or bi-weekly (Your therapist will let you know if sessions will be weekly or bi-weekly. )If however, you find that you are wanting to make a change to the arrangements then you need to discuss this with your therapist.
***Please note that, if you miss 2 sessions, you may lose your weekly spot***
You are expected to give at least 48 hour’s notice of any cancellation, cancelations must be confirmed by Yaasmeen /Nadine/Athena otherwise you are expected to pay a NO SHOW FEE OF $200.00. NOT COVERED BY INSURANCE. Our therapists will also do their best to give reasonable notice of any changes.
When you feel ready to finish your counseling sessions with Insyte Psychiatric, it is important to bring this up with your therapist so that together you can plan for ending your session in a healthy and therapeutic way.