When you're ready to talk, we're here to listen. TGH has partnered with Teladoc to help you access expert behavioral health care from the comfort of your own home. Adults 18 and older can get care for anxiety, depression, grief, family issues, and more from a licensed professional through TGH Virtual Health.
What Issues are Addressed through Virtual Behavioral Health Counseling?
TGH Virtual Health's behavioral health specialists help patients address a range of mental and behavioral health issues, including:
- Big life changes
- Family difficulties
- Grief counseling
- LBGTQ issues
- Marital issues
- Work pressures
- And more
How Much Does a Telehealth Counseling Session Cost?
You can expect to pay the following rates for our virtual behavioral health services:
- Psychologist (initial visit) - $200/session
- Psychiatrist (ongoing visit) - $95/session
- Psychiatrist, licensed clinical social worker, counselor or therapist - $85/session
How to Schedule a Virtual Behavioral Health Visit
Appointments can be scheduled any day of the week from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. and are confirmed within 72 hours of booking. Follow these steps to schedule a telehealth counseling session:
- Step 1: Register your TGH Virtual Health account via mobile app or log into your account if you’re already registered.
- Step 2: Request a visit through the TGH Virtual Health mobile app and select the Teladoc Behavioral Health service and answer a few questions.
- Step 3: Select from the list of Teladoc providers (therapists, social workers, psychiatrists and psychologists). Request preferred dates and times that work best for you.
- Step 4: Fill out a brief emotional health questionnaire. After that, your therapist will select which time and date fits in their schedule and confirm it with you.
Virtual Behavioral Health FAQs
This is considered an emergency. You should immediately dial 911 for assistance.
You can access the Behavioral Health service by downloading the TGH Virtual Health mobile app. Request a visit through the app and select the Teladoc Behavioral Health service. When requesting a video appointment, you pick your preferred appointment time, followed by two other available times to propose to the provider. The provider can either accept the time you proposed or propose other times to you to get the consult scheduled. If a provider needs to propose a new time, they use the information from the consult request to propose a suitable time. You can either accept the proposed time or suggest a new time to start the process over. You can request an appointment as early as 72 hours in the future. Our providers will respond to your appointment request within 48 hours.
Psychiatrists, psychologists, counselors, clinical social workers, and therapists (marriage and family).
Yes. You can choose to see the same specialist or a different one. It’s your choice.
Our first-time Behavioral Health visits average 45 minutes. Psychiatry visits vary in length based on the patient need.
|Psychologist (initial visit)
|Psychiatrist (ongoing visit)
|Psychiatrist, licensed clinical social worker, counselor or therapist
After completing a quick intake assessment, you will have a conversation with the Behavioral Health professional just as if you were in person. At the end of the visit, the provider will schedule a follow up if the individual specialist deems necessary. At this time, only the next visit can be scheduled.
All medical records are kept in a secure environment and Teladoc/TGH Virtual Health does not share the information with anyone outside of the patient’s specific request or as required by law.
If you would like, your Teladoc mental health provider will send documentation of your treatment to your primary care provider for your medical records. You can make this request in writing or by phone to your Teladoc provider; however, you must provide written approval to the Teladoc provider to release your records.
Our psychiatrists do not prescribe antipsychotics, mood stabilizers, or stimulants. Our therapists (psychologists, counselors, etc.) do not prescribe medications.
|Wellbutrin, Wellbutrin SR, Wellbutrin XL
|Remeron, Remeron SofTab
|Paxil, Paxil CR
Medications we CANNOT prescribe:
Schedule Your Appointment with TGH Virtual Health
To get started, log in to TGH Virtual Health on your browser or download the app to your mobile device.