Martha Childers, EdS, LPC
Conveniently located in the heart of the historic Country Club Plaza.
Before your first appointment, I will telephone you for a brief introduction. Then you will need to complete the Intake Form, sign the client services agreement, read the privacy notice, and complete the form acknowledging you received the privacy notice.
These documents are provided in PDF format. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat, download a free copy.
Counseling hours are 45 minute sessions.
There is a 24 hour cancellation policy. If you need to cancel or reschedule a session, please do so at least 24 hours before your scheduled time. You will be charged the full fee for any missed sessions not cancelled more than 24 hours before the session.
EAPs, Insurance and other Programs
Martha accepts Health Savings Account (HSA) and out-of-network insurance, including Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City (deductibles may apply).
Martha is a provider for the following Employee Assistance Plans. Ask your employer for a referral.
- New Directions EAP
- Right Solution Counseling Services
- Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Program
- Burrell Behavioral Health
- E4 Health
- APS Healthcare EAP
- Deer Oaks
- First Advantage
- Network Advantage Services
- Vital Work Life
- Veterans Choice Program
If your employer’s EAP is not listed, and you would like to see Martha through your EAP, ask them to add her as a provider.
The Creative Assist Program
As a member of Creative Assist, Martha provides counseling at a manageable fee to individuals involved in the creative arts whose income does not support psychotherapy.
Sliding Fee Scale
Sliding Scale Inquiry
Please use this form to begin the application process. For couples, each person needs to complete his or her own form. Each person completing the application below will need to bring supporting financial documents to the first session.
Comments or questions are welcome.