Private Practice

“Not only have they provided short term counseling for any type of issue, but our employees can also continue with longer term counseling at DIRECTIONS through their individual insurance.”    Cindy Mefford, Director of Human Resources, Eastmont Towers

Directions EAP counselors also see private insurance and private pay clients.  These clients are often recommended to us by satisfied EAP clients or by their insurance panel.   Our counselors are all Licensed Mental Health Practitioners and either Certified Professional  Counselors or Certified Master Social Workers.  Each has between 22 and 30 years of counseling experience.

Directions EAP counselors see individual adults, children 5 years and older, adolescents, couples and families.

Some of the insurance companies we are providers for include:

  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Meritain
  • Tri-Care (military)
  • Coventry
  • Humana
  • Aetna
  • MH Net
  • Value Options
  • United Behavioral Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Cigna

Our counselors have expertise and extensive experience in several areas, including:

  • Relationship, marital counseling and divorce
  • Depression/Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Grief/Loss
  • EMDR
  • Parenting issues
  • Health and wellness coaching
  • Chronic and terminal illness
  • Boundary issues
  • Financial counseling
  • Communication

Our office manager is happy to verify your insurance coverage ahead of time if you should so choose, and will bill your insurance company for you.  We accept payment plans for the balance due after insurance.