How do you accept payment?
Due to COVID-19 my preferred methods of payment are:
E-transfer to: email@example.com
Register your credit card on your client profile for auto payment.
Purchase a Prepaid Plan for a discount. Credit is applied to your client account.
Is my session covered by a Third Party?
Possibly. Westcoast Expressive is approved by:
Pacific Blue Cross, Sunlife, Green Shield, ClaimSecure, Equitable Life of Canada, Manulife, Crime Victim Assistance Program, Jordan's Principle
Please ensure that your plan states coverage for counselling or psychotherapy before your first session. Plans that specifically state psychology are NOT covered. I am happy to provide you with a receipt to submit for reimbursement.
What will my first session be like?
Your first session (online or in-person) will focus on creating an environment where we explore with different tools, ask questions and build relationship and see how art therapy fits for you. I offer an Introductory Session at reduced rate that is a great place to start: Intro Session
Do you offer sliding scale?
Yes, a portion of my practice is reserved for sliding scale for short term counselling. 6 sessions at 30% off the currently advertised rate. Please contact me to have your name added to the waitlist.
What is your registration number?
Registered Therapeutic Counsellor ACCT #2616
Registered Art Therapist CATA #206-R-16
What ages do you see?
I work with children (6+), youth, and Adults. Art Therapy is beneficial for any age. Online sessions are best suited for youth or adults. The majority of my practice is
How often should I come?
This depends on your goals. I recommend weekly sessions more rapid progress and build momentum if we are beginning our journey. Every two weeks for slower sustained progress and monthly for maintenance. Some clients transition after reaching their goals to reconnecting during times of need or stress.