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How much does mental health therapy cost?

Mental health therapy generally includes a combination of drug therapy and psychotherapy. The costs involved depend on the severity and type of mental illness. Sometimes treatment might last for a very long time, therefore, it is important to understand your health plan and what it covers. If you lack health insurance, look in the phone book or internet for low-cost or no-cost mental health services in your area. Your therapist may be able to advise you about such options, also.

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