Contact and Fees
My consulting room is on the first floor. There is a waiting area and cloak room downstairs. Parents waiting for their child may wish to take a 5 minute walk to the Old Town or a 3 minute drive, where there are plenty of parking and places to have refreshments. There is also a quiet park in the same location.
There is ample forecourt parking available.
The nearest mainline station is Hemel Hempstead which is a short taxi ride away.
Buses from the station run to the town centre.
Taxis from the station or town centre.
This link is to Google Maps.
Herts HP2 5SU
Initial appointment £70
Individual Counselling, Psychotherapy and CBT £60
Reviews meetings £60
Parent support £60
Family work £70
Parent and child work £60
Phone or skype consultations are £60 or proportionally at £10 per 10 minutes
Consultations with teachers or other professionals £60 per hour plus travel time for school meetings.
Letters and Reports £60 per hour
Additional phone and face2face consultations are charged at £60per hour or proportionally at £10 per 10 minutes.
I have some Saturday morning appointments available
Itemised Fees for Autism Assessment
It may not be necessary to undertake all these items. We can decide what best suits your needs in the initial appointment. We may include additional items as we proceed.
Developmental Assessment £200
ADOS assessment £200
School Observation £120 plus travel
Independent Cognitive assessment - fee on request
Independent Speech and Language Assessment £200 - fee on request
Feedback meeting £60
Cancellations, missed sessions and late changes
If you have to cancel or wish to rearrange I will endeavor to give you an alternative time in the week but this may not always be possible. If this is not possible the following charges will apply:
For all missed and cancelled regular weekly or fortnightly appointments the charge is the full session rate. For all regular weekly or fortnightly sessions, feels are payable at the end of the month on receipt of an invoice.
If you decide you do not want to go ahead with your initial appointment there is no charge.
For non regular appointments such as termly reviews or monthly sessions there is no charge if cancelled within 48 hours otherwise the charge is half the session rate.
If you cancel due to illness and would like to talk to me, I can offer a phone or audio skype call charged at the full session rate.
For regular weekly counselling and psychotherapy, fees are payable at the end of the month on receipt of an invoice.
For all other appointments payments are per session and payable each session.
Autism assessments are payable on completion of the assessment and not later than 7 days from the date of the invoice.
I accept payment by cheque, cash, credit or debit card and bank transfer.
For phone and skype sessions payment can be made via bank transfer in advance of appointments.