Telemental Health

You can now receive results-oriented mental health services from the comfort of your home, using a secure tele-conferencing link.

We are excited about this innovative use of technology that allows us to offer therapy and medication management sessions to you in a convenient, and confidential way. Since this is a new way of providing mental health treatment, you most likely have questions. We have provided answers to the most frequently asked questions, below. If you read this and still want to learn more, please don’t hesitate to call our office at the number listed above.

To access this service, simply contact our office at 973-6620 or click here to go to our online form (write in the notes section that you’d like to use telemental health service).

Frequently Asked Questions about Telemental Health

What are the benefits of getting mental health services via televideo?

You may struggle with transportation or feel uncomfortable going to a mental health center. You may just find it more convenient to receive services from home or office. Televideo treatment offers the same services that you would get at an office from the comfort and privacy of home.

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We have many years of experience providing telemental health services for people in settings like emergency departments and medical offices. Now we are providing this to people in their homes. We only use tele-conferencing software that is well tested and properly encrypted to meet national privacy standards.

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You will need the proper smart phone, tablet or computer and suitable internet bandwidth for tele-conferencing. Our office staff will pre-test the connection with you between your home and our office to ensure a quality experience. You will also want to consider being in a room that affords you proper privacy and freedom from interruption.

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Individuals covered by Cigna Insurance or Medicare's Next Gen plan are eligible to be reimbursed for telemental health services. Northern Light Health Employee Medical Plan members receiving this service from Restorative Health will have coverage at the in-system level (employee share of charges will be a $25 copay - paid from the Health Reimbursement Account if funds are available). If you have a different plan, please check with your carrier. If your insurance provider does not cover this, you can pay for the service directly.

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