The therapist/coach is a seasoned counselor with over 20 years of mental health counseling, private practice, teaching, and coaching experience. She earned a Master of Social Work degree from USC and is licensed as an independent social worker for clinical practice (LISW-CP). She is an approved family court mediator, certified in Critical Incident Stress Debriefing, and holds the Certified Mentor Coach credential. She qualifies to be an ACC (Associate Certified Coach) with the International Coach Federation.
New Directions is accepting new clients and accepts Medicare and most insurances for counseling services. Coaching is not a medical service and is not covered by any medical insurance program. However, some Employee Assistance Programs are contracting with coaches to provide life or performance coaching to their employees. Mediation fees are set and payment for three hours of mediation is expected prior to the first mediation conference.
CREDIT CARD PAYMENT
New Directions is happy to accept credit card payment through the use of Pay Pal. A Pay Pal account is not required to make a payment. Payment can be made to firstname.lastname@example.org. Payment by cash and check are also welcomed. Payment is expected at time of service.