How Do Online Therapy Sessions Work?
During online therapy sessions, a client meets with their therapist using video, audio, live chat, or a combination of these communication methods. Once connected, the therapy session is conducted just like it would be in person.
Do I Need a Computer for Remote Therapy?
No. A smartphone or tablet can be used to facilitate virtual therapy. As a matter of fact, you can use any device that has a webcam, microphone, and internet connection. A working webcam is essential to the online therapy process as the face-to-face element of online sessions is critical to its success.
Do You Accept New Patients for Online Therapy in NYC?
Absolutely! Contact us to share some information about what you’re looking for, and we’ll work hard to pair you with the right therapist for your needs.
All you need for online therapy in NYC, is to live at an address in New York State.
Does Insurance Cover Virtual Therapy?
Some insurance policies will cover online counseling sessions; others will not. Ultimately, this depends on your insurance carrier. Some insurers only agree to cover sessions if they are deemed medically necessary.