207 W. Morgan St.
Brandon, FL. 33510
419 West Platt Street
Tampa, Florida 33606
Mon - Fri: 8:00AM - 8PM
Sat: 10AM - 3PM
Affordable Counseling Center advises the best way to achieve and maintain a healthy body, mind, and spirit, through self care, positive thinking, patience, and a "We've got this" attitude. We are here to help you identify, and then, eliminate, reduce, and manage any obstacles to that end. Tell yourself to breathe, to be Calm, Confidant, Content and Courageous. Know you'll find your way through. We are here for you. We call this the 4 C's. At Affordable Counseling Center in Brandon Florida & Tampa Florida we listen, empathize, inquire, consider, redirect, and inspire in a way that helps increase insight, self-esteem, self-assertiveness, and a more objective understanding of people and things, so everything's not taken so personally. Our clients learn skills & tools to improve their life's work and relationships, with clarity of mind, confidence, and courage. We will answer any questions you may have regarding counseling services and the sliding scale. We will help you set up your appointment in an easy, friendly, and manner.
We provide counseling service to individuals, couples, families, children, teens, and adults with any type of concern. We help you build tools as well as help design and implement individualized goals and objectives, help you sort out beliefs, thoughts, and behavior patterns that may be hindering you in your relationship(s) whether at the or in other areas of your life. We show you how to apply tools, skills, and strategies that are therapeutically designed to guide you toward a more fulfilling life experience.
We have the tools you need for managing depression, stress, anxiety, disappointment, frustration, hopelessness or anger resulting from circumstances that interfere in your achieving a balanced and fulfilling lifestyle. By working together, we will show you how to set and achieve goals and objectives, therapeutically designed to meet your needs that will allow you to live the life you know that you deserve. With Affordable Counseling Center's therapists extensive experience providing counseling and therapy sessions for children, teens, individuals, couples and families, Affordable Counseling Center has helped ten's of thousands of people with marriage counseling, couples counseling, family dynamics counseling, children's issues, depression, stress, anxiety, relationship counseling, self esteem, trauma, separation and divorce, grief and loss, parenting skills, repeated negative behavior and addictions.
THE SLIDING SCALE
Our normal fee is $120 per 45-50 minute session
PROOF OF INCOME REQUIRED FOR SLIDING SCALE (PAY STUB)
UNDER $25,000 PER YEAR IS $60 PER SESSION (REGISTERED MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELOR INTERN)
$25,000 TO $55,000 IS $75 PER SESSION (REGISTERED MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELOR INTERN)
UP TO $55,000 IS $75 PER SESSION ( LMHC, LCSW or LMFT)
$55,000 TO $75,000 IS $90 PER SESSION (LMHC, LCSW or LMFT)
OVER $75,000 IS $120 PER SESSION (LMHC, LCSW or LMFT)
We have a sliding scale from $60-$120 depending on annual household income. Proof of income is required for sliding scale. We can see you the day you call or whenever possible. We have evening appointments available and weekends by appointment.
We require a $50 deposit by Visa or Master Card to set an appointment. We only run the card if you cancel, reschedule or do not show up.
All Registered Interns are supervised by a Qualified Supervisor who is also a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. They have to complete an internship to get their Masters Degree. They have to complete a Registered Internship and pass a State Board Exam to become Licensed.
No insurance required. We do accept United Health Care, Aetna, Cigna & Mutual of Omaha EAP. once insurance is billed the insurance company has the legal right to review your file and case notes, this is a lesser degree of privacy and it could hinder people applying for jobs in certain industries and the military.
At Affordable Counseling Center, there are two convenient locations for you to choose from in Brandon FL. and Tampa FL., whether you reside in St. Petersburg FL., Clearwater FL., Largo FL, New Tampa FL., Wesley Chapel FL., Riverview FL., Plant City FL., Ruskin FL., Carrollwood FL., Town & Country FL or Apollo Beach FL..
Affordable Counseling Center is the sister company of Star Point Counseling Center with the purpose of providing the same counseling services and therapy as Star Point Counseling Center at a fraction of the cost.