Getting Started

Please call for a free telephone consultation and, if you wish to continue, we'll make an appointment for you to come in to The Starting Point for a face-to-face session.

I accept many health insurances, including Aetna, AmeriHealth, BlueCross, BlueShield, Horizon BCBSNJ, Horizon Healthcare, Magellan Behavioral Health, Out of network. If you don't see your health insurance, call to see if we've added it. Always call to verify your insurance.

Basic fees are $150.00 for intake and $120.00 per hour, cash or check, for a private therapy session. Group sessions run $50.00 per person. Please don't hesitate to call for an appointment or for more information. Once you've scheduled a session, click the link below to print and fill in our intake form. Then you'll bring the form and your insurance card to your appointment.

Adult Intake Form - (click to print form)

If you choose to use your insurance, DIRECT BILLING, INC. handles all insurance issues for you and for me. Call Kate at Direct Billing before our first appointment. Kate will contact your insurance company for you and give you and me the necessary information. She will help you with all insurance issues. Kate is GREAT! She advocates for you and me. Call: 800.563.5689 to speak to her.

Insurance Form - (click to print form)


Maria Brent, MA, LPC
The Starting Point
215 Highland Avenue, Suite C
Westmont, NJ 08108

Phone: 856-275-3701
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