Fees & Payment
Matthews Counseling, LLC is a private practice offering outpatient services, using a fee-for-service model.
Our providers have a range of fees, given different degrees, training, and experience.
Current (as of 9/25/23) fees are as follows:
Dr. Jesse Matthews: $175 per hour
Dr. Alexandria DiGuiseppe: $150 per hour
Sarah Youse: $130 per hour
Brian Hickman: $130 per hour
Caitlyn Proctor: $130 per hour
Erin Matthews: $130 per hour
We accept the following forms of payment: cash, check, and credit cards (including health savings accounts (HSAs) and flexible spending accounts (FSAs))
Fees are due at the time of service. Detailed statements of charges can be provided on a monthly basis or upon termination of services, for your records, to submit to an insurance company for out-of-network reimbursement, or to substantiate charges for FSAs.
*We require a credit card to be kept on file for all online services.
**Providers may have availability to offer a "sliding scale" fee, meaning a reduced rate for clients with financial need. A select number of these slots are available.
At this time, only Dr. Jesse Matthews and Brian Hickman participate with insurance companies. This includes:
Aetna (Jesse Matthews and Brian Hickman)
Cigna (Jesse Matthews only)
Blue Cross/Blue Shield (Highmark, most out-of-state BCBS plans, and federal BCBS plans) (Jesse Matthews and Brian Hickman)
(THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE Independence Blue Cross (IBX) plans, including Personal Choice or Keystone Health Plan East)
Imagine Healthcare (Jesse Matthews only)
Medicare (Jesse Matthews only)
Quest Behavioral Health (Jesse Matthews only)
*Matthews Counseling, LLC makes no guarantees that your insurance will be accepted or will cover services, whether this includes clients using insurance or those claiming through out-of-network benefits. It is your responsibility to know your insurance benefits and to pay for any charges that insurance does not. This includes notifying your provider in a timely manner if insurance changes or is terminated.
**Before scheduling an appointment, your provider will discuss all of this with you and answer any questions.