Individual therapy $180 per 55-minute session (in-person or online) note: initial session is 75 minutes and the cost is $225, a general assessment (using Greenspace). Initial sessions only can be booked in person Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and every second Friday in Okotoks, and you must be COVID negative and symptom free for this appointment. Follow-up sessions are 1 hour in length and are $180 per session.
Couples Therapy All sessions are 75 minutes and the cost is $225.00 which does not the Gottman Relationship Assessment ($39 USD)
Regular/follow-up sessions $225.00 per 75minute session in person or online
Note: As of June 15, 2023 all sessions will be 75 minutes and the Gottman relationship assessment will not be included, but can be added on for the at cost price of $39 USD which has been working out to approx $50 CDN depending on the conversion rate of USD to CDN - highly recommended for MOST couples.
Family Therapy - Discontinued for new clients at this time. Return clients only - follow-up sessions are $225.00 and are 75 minutes long which includes a workbook. Family members can be in different locations if needed due to the use of ZOOM.
Tanya Hansen is an experienced video/telephonic counsellor and has been providing video and telephonic counselling for 6 years (pre-COVID-19). Most clients give the feedback that video counselling in particular feels as effective as in-person and once COVID-19 restrictions are lifted, would prefer to continue either using video only or a blended approach where they would prefer some video and some in-person depending upon weather conditions in the winter and the convenience and reduced barriers in terms of time, distance, and childcare, which can sometimes restrict the ability to access counselling therapy.
Tanya Hansen Therapy offers DIRECT BILLING through Alberta Blue Cross, Green Shield. Please note, that there may be a co-pay depending upon your specific plan, payable via Credit Card (my assistant can easily set this up for you or e-transfer to: email@example.com).
As of October 19, 2020, it has come to our attention that unfortunately at this time, Telus eHealth does not provide direct billing for sessions with Registered Provisional Psychologists or other therapists. (Registered Provisional Psychologists are still covered but you have to pay the full session cost up front then get reimbursed later from your insurance provider). We are continuing to work with various extended health care benefit carriers for direct billing to serve you better. Please remember, it is the client’s responsibility to know their coverage limits, and to personally pay fees beyond their coverage limits, but we are happy to assist you in the process wherever possible.
As of April 15, 2021, Tanya Hansen Therapy was accepted to be able to provide direct billing through theclaimsxchange for clients with Equitable Life and with The Cooperators Insurance - please note, that there may be a co-pay depending upon your specific plan, payable via Credit Card (my assistant can easily set this up for you or e-transfer to:
Tanya Hansen is no longer offering EFAP through Homewood Health as an external provider. However, you may book privately through the booking option on the home page.
Services may be covered in full or in part by your health insurance or employee benefit plan. Please check your coverage carefully by asking the following questions:
Do I have mental health insurance benefits? Which professionals are covered?
How many sessions per year does my health insurance cover? Or what is the maximum benefit per year?
Is there a limit to the coverage amount per therapy session? Or do I have to pay in full and be reimbursed?
Is a professional or physician-directed referral required?
Do I have access to a low or no cost Employee Assistance Program? If yes, how many sessions?
Cash, debit, e-transfer, and Mastercard or Visa are accepted for payment. Direct billing may be available when permitted by your insurance provider - see above for more info.
If you do not show up for your scheduled therapy appointment, and you have not notified us at least 24 hours in advance, you will be required to pay 50% of the session cost
Request a therapy appointment online (click link below)
Questions? Please contact me for further information.