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Practice Policies &  Information

What Is Sex Therapy?

Sex Therapy is a specialty within Psychotherapy and Mental Health which focuses on the treatment of concerns related to Human Sexuality and Gender.

Megan Neitling, LMHC will use Sex Therapy to help you discuss and find solutions to the issues or concerns you are experiencing. Clients will collaborate with Megan to create a specific treatment plan to meet your goals. Megan may refer you to other specialists to assist in your treatment.

Treatment often involves the use of books, video, photographs, diagrams, or models to assist a clients during their treatment. Often, during Sex Therapy, homework will be assigned for the individual or partner(s) to use at home. Homework can vary in the level of communication and touch, either with oneself or with their partner(s).

No physical contact will occur, on site or off site, between clients and Megan. There is no nudity involved in treatment.

No video or audio recording will be permitted during Sex Therapy or Psychotherapy sessions.

What Is A Sex Therapist?

A Sex Therapist is a term for a Mental Health Clinician that specializes, or practices, within the field of Human Sexuality and Gender.

Megan has received extensive education, training, and clinical supervision to provide Sex Therapy to clients.

What is an LMHC?

An LMHC is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor.

Megan has received extensive education, training, and clinical supervision to provide therapy.

Megan attended a Master’s program in Clinical Mental Health Counseling that was accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

In addition to her Master’s degree coursework, she completed a 100 hours of practicum, 600 hours of internship, and 300 hours of advanced internship in Mental Health Counseling while receiving clinical supervision.

Megan then took, and passed, the National Counselor Examination (NCE) which is administered by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC) in order to graduate with her Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.

Megan earned 3000 hours of supervised clinical practice and accrued 100 hours of clinical supervision. 

In order to become fully and indepdently licensed, Megan took the National Mental Health Counselor Examination (NMHCE) as administered by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC). 

 

What Are Your Session Fees? How long is each session?

Fees: Insurance

Megan Neitling, LMHC is the only provider at Bloom Behavioral Health accepting In Network benefits. Megan is In Network with Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Health Care/Optum, and AETNA.

Fees for services are based on the contracted rate with Megan Neitling, LMHC and your Insurance provider. Please contact Megan Neitling, LMHC to discuss Insurance fees.

Fees: Out Of Network or Self Pay

Feels will vary based on your Provider for client’s that are Out Of Network of Self Pay. Please contact Bloom Behavioral Health to discuss session fees with your Provider.

Session Length

Sessions are typically 50 minutes in length.

Do You Offer Fee Reduction If I'm In Need Of Services?

Reduced Fees

Bloom Behavioral Health believes everyone deserves access to mental health care and specialized treatment.

Please contact Bloom Behavioral Health to obtain more information about a fee reductions.

 

How Do I Schedule An Appointment?

 How To Schedule An Appointment

 Send an appointment request via email using the “Contact” feature below.

    When To Expect A Response

    Bloom Behavioral Health will make every effort to return your message via email within three business days. 

    Please check your spam or junk folder during the next three to five business days to ensure you don’t miss an email response. 

    Scheduling Via Phone

    If you prefer to have a phone consult to schedule your first appointment, please provide day & time options for a phone call in your email request. This call will be schedule via email as Providers are not readily available for phone calls during, or outside of, business hours. 

    *Please note: Phone calls do not typically exceed 15 minutes. Phone calls will consist of the following:  discuss how Bloom Behavioral Health can assist you, review session fees, review accepted payment methods, and discuss the required intake paperwork. Then, we will schedule your initial session. 

    Where Is Your Office Located? Where Do I Wait For My Appointment?

    Office Address

    600 E. Carmel Drive, Suite 146

    Carmel, Indiana 46032

    The office is located inside Yeager Office Suites in Carmel which is near the intersection of Keystone Parkway and East Carmel Drive.

    When using Google Maps or GPS, search “Yeager Office Suites of Carmel”,  or “Bloom Behavioral Health” in Carmel, for directions.

    Arriving for your Appointment

    When you arrive for your appointment, please have a seat in the lobby near the front desk.

    Your Provider will come out to meet you at your appointment time.

    Is Therapy Confidential?

    All therapy sessions are confidential. Confidentiality means that protected information about a client, including the information a client shares in therapy, cannot be disclosed to others without written consent from the client.

    However, the parent or guardian of minor clients will be able to obtain certain information about the client.

    There are exceptions where the clinician must break confidentiality:

    1. Suspicion and/or knowledge about any form of child, elder, or dependent adult abuse. [This includes currently or previous viewing, storing, taking, or distributing child pornography.]

    2. Threatening to harm other person(s).

    3. Threatening to harm yourself.

    4. If there is perceived danger to the health of others if the client is a carrier of a communicable disease. This means, if the client engages repeatedly in a behavior that transmits a dangerous communicable disease or indicates a careless disregard for the transmission of the disease to others [defined by by the state department IC 4-22-b].

    If any of these exceptions to confidentially occur while a client is in treatment or requesting treatment, confidentiality will be broken and appropriate measures will be taken to ensure the safety of the client and others.  

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    Contact Bloom Behavioral Health

    Clients may request an appointment via the “Contact” feature below.

    Request Your Appointment Via Email

     Request appointments and schedule via email.

    Complete Required Intake Paperwork

    After your appointment has been held, complete the required intake paperwork.

    Contact Bloom Behavioral Health

     Bloom Behavioral Health is accepting new clients!

    Email Bloom Behavioral Health below to discuss appointment availability. Please submit your name, email address, phone number, and Insurance provider with your message. 

    Remember to check your junk/spam folder for email responses.

    For Mental Health Emergencies call 911 or visit your nearest hospital. 

    (317) 344 - 8619

    600 E Carmel Drive, Suite 146 Carmel, Indiana 46032