a Therapist to see online for therapy
is online counseling or eTherapy?
counseling or eTherapy is a new way to
'see' a therapist. Use of the Internet
allows us to make available therapists
chosen from a large pool of expert
licensed clinicians from various
locations throughout the US.
order to be certain that you are
receiving care from legitimate,
experienced therapists, we verify each
clinicians' license with their state's
regulatory board, and require every
therapist to provide proof of their
liability insurance. Only therapists
with licenses in good standing and
without blemishes are allowed to
practice with us.
We personally interview each therapist
and require that they provide a sample
email session for our review.
Additionally, all of our clinicians
must have at least 10 years post
graduate counseling experience.
Ours are the highest standards of any
online therapy site on the Web.
purchasing your email session, you compete
your Pre-Session form which tells your
therapist about you and your reasons
for seeking therapy. Your therapist
carefully reviews your Pre-Session
form and responds to you by email with a well thought out
answer within 48 hours. Our therapists
spend approximately 30 minutes on
their response to you. This process is one
With e-mail, much of the benefit for
you will derive from the writing
itself. Therapists often encourage
clients to keep journals or write to
help clarify and express their
You may have a simple one-time
question, or you may choose to use
this as a way to establish a longer
term relationship with a therapist.
We provide a
free, safe, secure email account for
your email sessions here: Safe-Mail.Net
After your first session, you do not
need to complete the form again. For
continuing email sessions, you exchange
emails with your therapist.
You may purchase a single email
session or package sessions at
discounted rates for continuing work
with your therapist.
Telephone and online chat offer
additional options from which to
choose. For those who have never tried
chat, it's a very simple process.
After purchasing a session and
completing your Pre-Session form, you
meet your therapist online here, in
his/her "virtual office."
You type a message to your therapist
and he/she responds by typing back
immediately, in real time. You do not
need any special software. Simply
click on the "Live Online"
image in your therapist's Virtual
Office and begin your chat
session. All sessions are
scheduled at least 24 hours in
You may purchase 30 minute or 60
minute chat sessions. Package
discounted rates are also available
for ongoing work with your therapist.
Choosing our phone
option means that after purchasing
a session and completing your
Pre-Session form, your therapist will
call you at
your appointment time, at a number you specify
. You will
talk with your therapist for the
amount of time you purchased.
Online therapy may be a comfortable,
convenient way for you to begin
opening up to another person and
trying out the idea of therapy, or you
may already be familiar with therapy
and choose this option for the added
convenience and privacy it offers.
Many people prefer etherapy to prevent
having a mental health record with
All of our therapists have passed our
thorough screening process, are
licensed or certified in their states,
and are carefully selected to be part
of our network based on their
demonstrated professional excellence.
Our goal is to provide you, the
consumer of mental health services,
with another therapy option and to
offer only the most expert therapeutic
services available online.