Common Queries

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Have a question you’d like to ask? I’m committed to giving clients the best care and experience I can. There’s no such thing as a bad question when it comes to mental health. Check out the answers to the FAQs below, and don’t hesitate to get in touch if you have any additional questions.

Do you offer sliding scale rates?

I offer sliding scale rates for in office sessions. Call for more information.

How long does each therapy session take?

A typical office session for adults is 50 minutes long. Children 10 years old and younger may need shorter session times around 30 minutes. Equine Assisted Psychotherapy sessions range from 50 minutes to 90 minutes depending on each individual case.

How often do we meet?

Typically, we will start with weekly sessions and scale up or down as needed. However, this may vary case by case.

What are your prices?

Prices vary by modality and time. Therapy ($110/45 min); equine therapy ($200/hr). All payments are made to Collaborative Care or Pecan Creek Ranch.

Do you accept insurance?

I do not currently accept insurance at this time. Most insurance companies will not provide payment for services provided by LPC Associates. 

What populations do you serve?

I work with adults from diverse backgrounds in individual, or equine assisted psychotherapy settings.  

Do you work with the LGBTQ+ community?

Yes, I believe it is important for everyone to have a safe nonjudgemental place. 

Location of Office Services:


Collaborative Care

5910 Courtyard Dr #220

Austin, TX 78731

Location of Equine Services:

Pecan Creek Ranch

75 Co 152

Georgetown, TX 78626


Tel: 512-661-2895

Fax: 512-382-6368


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