Individual Counseling

Are you experiencing any of the following problems?

  • Divorce

  • Problems in relationships

  • Frequent arguments with family members

  • Loss

  • Persistent sadness

  • Frequent anxiety

  • Difficulty with life transitions

  • Low self-esteem

  • Feelings of guilt, anger, resentment or hopelessness

  • Parental alienation

  • Self or family member with a disability or special needs

If so, call Mills Counseling Services. We have daytime and evening appointments available. We are covered by most insurance plans and typically see a new client within two days of your call.

We provide counseling and therapy services in a safe, non-judgmental atmosphere. We will customize a counseling plan to fit your needs, schedule and personality. Our goal is to help you solve problems, build on your strengths and get the life you are looking for.

FAQs

  • How do I know I need counseling?

    There are often times in life when certain issues or life events cause emotional distress, problems in relationships or change how we view ourselves. Often, individuals become overwhelmed with their emotions or their have problems in their relationships. They may have difficulty concentrating at work or school, withdraw from friends and family, or find their emotional pain to be unbearable. They feel anxious or unhappy for days at a time, can’t sleep, lose their appetite, or have problems communicating. A trained professional can help you through these difficulties and teach you the skills to handle issues and problems on your own. Problems that can be addressed in counseling are, but not limited to:

    • Depression, anxiety or other mental illnesses
    • Relationship and family issues
    • Divorce
    • Addictions
    • Sexual abuse and domestic violence
    • Eating disorders
    • Problems accepting life transitions
    • Low self esteem
    • Grief and loss
    • Job stressv
    • Emotional difficulties as a result of disability or illness
  • Will my health insurance cover counseling?

    Mills Counseling Services accepts most insurance plans. We also accept self-pay. Please call us at (337) 315-3816 and we will check your insurance benefits for you.

  • How long does counseling take?

    Length of counseling treatment varies depending on the individual and the problem they are presenting with.  I will discuss your treatment plan in detail with you and discuss length of treatment that is necessary to achieve your goals. If you choose to use your insurance to cover sessions, I will coordinate treatment with your insurance company.

  • What can I expect at a counseling session?

    It is normal and natural to feel nervous or anxious at your first counseling session. We understand that it takes a lot of courage to come share your emotions and life experiences with someone you have just met. We aim to make the counseling atmosphere comfortable and free from judgment. Depending on your needs. I will work with you to set goals, change behaviors, maximize your potential, improve relationships and make positive changes in your life.

  • If I am using my insurance, how do they get billed?

    Mills Counseling Services takes care of billing your insurance for you. Please contact us at (337) 315-3816.

  • How do I schedule an appointment?

    Please call at (337) 315-3816 or email help@millscounselingservices.com. I can usually accommodate new clients within one week.

Rates & Insurance

Private Pay Rates

Initial session: $150.00-This is an assessment session and is 55 minutes in duration.

Sliding Scale: $110.00 - $140.00 for 55 minute session.

Explanation of Sliding Scale: Use of sliding scale is for private pay clients. We trust our clients to be honest about what they can afford. We do not ask for any financial information.

 

Insurance Accepted and Filed

We are preferred providers (in network) for quite a few insurance carries and a variety of employee assistance companies. Some are BCBS, United Healthcare and its affiliate UBH, Tricare, Humana, PHCS-MultiPlan Carriers, Benefit Management Services, Gilsbar, Great Western, Value Options, FMC, Aetna and several more.

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 benefits?
What is my deductible and has it been met?
What if any is my co-pay?
How many sessions per calendar year does my plan cover?
How much does my plan cover for out of network providers?

Payment

Cash, and personal checks are accepted for payment. Payment is due at the time service is rendered.

Cancellation Policy:
24 hours notice for cancellation is required. If you do not show up for an appointment you will be charged the full session fee.

Schedule an Appointment:
Request an appointment online. help@millscounselingservices.com
Call for an appointment at (337) 315-3816.

Contact:
Questions: Contact Jerome Mills should you have any questions at (337) 315-3816 or by email.