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The law generally protects the confidentiality of all communication between patients and psychologists. No information is disclosed without prior written consent from the patient. However, there are some exceptions that require the disclosure of confidential information to the appropriate authorities and seek help such as:
Dr. Pham accepts Blueshield, Beechstreet, Cigna, ComPsych, Magellan, and MHN. She is also an out-of-network provider for all PPO insurance plans. Post session, she can provide you with a "superbill" statement that you can submit to your insurance company for direct reimbursement. Services may be covered in full or in part by your health insurance or employee benefit plan. Please check your coverage carefully and find the answers to the following questions:
Dr. Pham prefers to work as a fee-for-service provider in order to ensure confidentiality and autonomy of care. She dedicates 10% of her time towards pro-bono work. Reduced fee is available for patients who need help but are in hardship.
Payments are made at the time of your session by check or cash. For your convenience, you have the option to pay for services online using any of the major credit cards or securely through Paypal.