Online Therapy (also known as Video Therapy)
Have you been thinking about starting therapy but can’t travel to the office?
Do you want to talk with a therapist at their office, but worried about bumping into someone you know?
Is your schedule very hectic and you can’t make the traditional office hour appointments?
Are you unable to schedule an appointment because you don’t have childcare?
If any of this sounds like your situation, we can help. We offer Online Therapy that is just as effective as in-person sessions. Please read to learn more…
What is Online / Video Therapy?
Online Therapy is therapy that is provided via Internet technologies (or just over a phone call).
Online therapy is a new approach rapidly becoming as popular as In-Person Therapy. Just as technology advances, so does our way of communicating.
We’ve noticed an increasing demand for video therapy simply because of it’s convenience and the confidentiality it offers. Therapy is provided from the comfort of your own home using your smartphone, computer, or laptop. Your therapist is able to see you through a video based app that is very easy to use and install. We use a secure platform called VSEE that is very easy to set up and use.
What is needed for Online Therapy?
All you need for Online Therapy is a quiet & confidential place, WIFI Connection, and an electronic device with a camera such as a smartphone, laptop, or tablet. Other medium for online therapy can be over a phone call, email, or text.
How does Online Therapy work?
Quite simply, make an appointment with your therapist. A few minutes prior to your scheduled time, you’ll sign onto the video platform. Your therapist will then also connect at your appointment time and provide you with your therapy or counseling session.
What are the benefits of Online therapy?
There are many benefits associated with Online Therapy:
For those who don’t want to be seen in a therapist’s office, Online Therapy provides a level of discretion.
You do not have to leave your home and can speak from the comforts of your own space.
Time and money is saved with less commuting to and from your therapist’s office.
Therapist’s work outside normal business hours, enabling more flexibility in scheduling and offering appointments.
How much does it cost?
Please call 917-834-6211 to discuss the fees associated with Online Therapy. Feel free to also discuss the benefits and differences between Online and In-office Therapy. We’ll be glad to answer any questions you have.
Is Online Therapy effective and will it help me?
Online Therapy is rapidly growing, especially as people become more comfortable using and to relying immensely on the internet for communication, information, resources, and support. Online Therapy with a qualified therapist can be just as effective as in-person therapy. Many client’s actually prefer the flexibility and discretion benefits of this type of therapy, such as commuting time and expenses saved, or not having to worry about seeing someone they know in their therapist’s office.
With a variety of therapy options available, let’s discuss which work best for you!