To get started with psychotherapy, please first book a psychotherapy initial assessment. Before your appointment, your therapist will have a chance to meet with your therapist over the phone to determine if it is the right fit. Your therapist can get a sense of what brought you to therapy and assess whether it is appropriate to begin psychotherapy or if a referral is necessary.If you and the therapist both decide to begin psychotherapy, Your therapist will send you several forms to complete prior to attending this appointment. After the initial assessment, you are invited to book your follow up appointments as discussed with your therapist.Please check with your health care insurance plan to verify whether they provide reimbursement for psychotherapy services from a Registered Social Worker. There is no HST on services from a Registered Social Worker and fees can be claimed as a medical expense for income tax purposes. You will receive a receipt for psychotherapy services from a Registered Social Worker with a registration number.