"It is never too late to be what you might have been."
WHO WE ARE
Birchwood Clinic, LLC provides mental health services to adults and couples in the Bucktown/Wicker Park neighborhood of Chicago. Our holistic approach strives to empower each client to achieve balance, clarity, and overall health and wellness.
Trauma and PTSD
Self-esteem and identity development
Grief and loss
New parent transitions
Prenatal, postpartum depression and anxiety
METHODS OF TREATMENT
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
Dialectical Behavior Therapy
PAYMENT AND FEES
Birchwood Clinic, LLC is an in-network provider with Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO, Blue Choice PPO, and United Healthcare plans ONLY. We are not in network with HMO plans. Self-pay clients are also accepted.
You are strongly encouraged to contact your insurance carrier before your session to understand any co-payments, co-insurance, or costs for which you may be responsible. Services may be covered in full or part by your plan. You may check your coverage by calling the customer service number on the back of your insurance card and asking the following questions:
What are my mental health benefits?
What are my co-pay and co-insurance amounts (if any)?
What is my deductible and has it been met?
How many sessions per year does my insurance cover?
What monetary amount is covered per session?
Do I need a prior authorization from my primary care physician?
If you have insurance with another company, we can provide a statement for you to submit for possible partial reimbursement through your out-of-network benefits.
Initial Assessment/Intake $185
Psychotherapy Session $165
Couples & Family Therapy
Initial Assessment/Intake $200
Psychotherapy Session $180
Initial 15 minute phone consultation Free
Cancel less than 24 hours Full Session Amount
Payment is due at the time of services and may be made via cash, check, or credit card. If payment is not received by the 30th of the month, it will automatically be charged.
Your first session will consist of an intake/assessment and will take 55 minutes. Most sessions will take place once per week, unless you require additional or reduced sessions.
Cancellation policy: If you cancel your session with less than 24 hours notice, you will be charged the full session fee. Please be aware that this fee will not be covered by your insurance carrier.
Birchwood Clinic does not write Emotional Support Animal (ESA) letters.
You may call, email, or book your appointment online via the client portal: https://birchwoodclinic.clientsecure.me
Free street parking is available. The office is also accessible by public transportation via Damen or Western Blue line stop or the Damen Avenue bus #50.
Communication via text message will not be received by the clinic.
1950 N Damen Avenue
Chicago, Cook County 60647