Fees and Further Important Information
* NEW LAWS RE DATA AND PRIVACY MEAN YOU MUST READ THIS SECTION AND TICK THE BOX AT THE BOTTOM*.
You may see there has been a small fee increase - this is the first in many years. Thank you for your understanding.
The rate for individual personal therapy starts at £55 per hour.
If you book and pre-pay for a block of (minimum 4) sessions, a reduction may be offered. PLEASE ENQUIRE
ORGANISATION PURCHASED ART THERAPY (schools, social services, probation, prison, Inpatient settings etc)
The hourly rate for organisations purchasing therapy is between £55-£95 per hour. This hourly rate is determined by the total level of complexity, risk, travel, venue costs, MDT collaboration, liaison, attendance at meetings, reports etc needed, to support the person and provide a safe effective therapeutic experience within a team/family/system.
Additional attendance at meetings will be charged at the basic therapy £55 per hour rate.
GROUP ART THERAPY
Group therapy varies between £10-40 per person per session (depending on complexity, numbers, duration etc). NB. Minimum numbers are required for a group to run.
For a one hour supervisory group (3-8 people) within your Specialist Service the basic charge is £85 per hour
1-2-1 Clinical supervision is priced between £50-£75 per hour in Peterborough, Cambridge, Huntingdon or via phone/internet ( I use Zoom: a fully encrypted service with options for live visual and document sharing).
Group direct or Zoom clinical supervision price is £25-45 each; negotiated specific to group
Training and consultancy day rates vary between £225-550 per day
Arts & Health interventions and other bespoke art and meditation/mindfulness activities are based from £30 per hour.
Therapy or supervision is an investment in, and commitment to yourself. The prices includes all venue costs, provided range of art materials as well as the experience and skills of a trained Art Psychotherapist, artist, supervisor, & educator.
Other Contractual Information
Alison has full Professional Indemnity Insurance, and HCPC registration as required by Law.
Sessions must be paid for at the start of the session or upfront if the discount is agreed. Invoiced agencies must pay asap and within one month.
Upto one hour phone or direct consultation is given without charge, to explore your enquiry.
48 hours notice must be given to cancel a session otherwise full payment will still need to be made.
If Alison cancels there will be no cost or recompense to yourself.
Any upfront payments made under the discounted block arrangement will not be refunded in the event of the person not wishing to continue.
CONFIDENTIALITY - To maintain yours and other's physical and psychological safety, information will be shared on a 'need-to-know' basis with appropriate persons if/as required. You will be required to complete an application form and a consent to treatment form. Risk assessment is an ongoing procedure throughout therapy. You will always be informed. Your data will be protected and only used in relation to your therapy and safety as stated here and in line with my professional and legal requirements. These may alter over time, but I will endeavour always to consult with you and keep you fully informed. Alison Hawtin May 2018, Feb 2019.