Pricing for Self-Pay

SELF-PAY 1-Hour psychiatric evaluation $175

Diagnostic Psychiatric Evaluation

In-depth diagnostic tool used by the psychiatric professionals to diagnose and treat all mental health issues.

Pricing for Self-Pay

SELF-PAY 30-Minute follow Up sessions $100

30-Minute Follow Up Session

After the psychiatric evaluation, follow-up session to evaluate and determine medication management related to mood.  The 30-minute session is for medication management services.

Pricing for Self-Pay

SELF-PAY 1 hour Psychiatric Evaluation and 30-Minute Follow-Up $225

Diagnostic Psychiatric Evaluation and 30-Minute Follow Up Package

This is a package of two appointments:  A psychiatric evaluation and one follow-up session.  This is a $50 savings to sign up for both appointments at once.

Pricing for Self-Pay


Insurances covered:

BCBS of IL, Aetna, Cigna, United Healthcare, Oxford, and Oscar Health.  Fill out “Contact Us” form.  The Headway Team will reach out to you by email to help you set up your account and add your insurance and payment details.  We will reach out to you to set up your appointment.

Sign up for initial evaluation:

1 initial psychiatric evaluation


What is the difference between Psychiatric APN and Therapist?

Counseling and psychiatry both play a vital role in recovery. Counselors or therapists can help you devise a personalized plan to overcome challenges, but they cannot prescribe medication. Psychiatrists and nurse practitioners are medical providers licensed to provide medication management services in mental health.

What are the differences between in-person and online psychiatry?

There are no major differences between in-person and online psychiatry. Captive Set Free’s platform is HIPPA-compliant and messaging data is encrypted. Feel free to email questions to

Do you take health insurance or Medicare/Medicaid?

An invoice for services provided will be given to you for possible reimbursement from your insurance provider. Here are some insurance companies that we work with: BCBS, Aetna, United Health Care, Cigna, Oxford, and Oscar Health.

Can an online APRN prescribe medication?

An online APRN in Illinois can prescribe all medication related to mood disorders including Controlled Schedule II medications, such as stimulants and benzodiazepines.

How do I get my medications?

You pick it up at the pharmacy of your choice right after our online visit. If you receive mail order delivery services, you will also be able to use this service.