How Much Does a Good Therapist Cost (and why it’s so hard to find one that takes your insurance)?

It always cracks me up when people ask for a referral to a “really good” therapist as if anyone wants a just okay one. There’s finding the right fit, but how do you know if someone is “good” and what is that worth?

Contrary to popular belief, therapists are not rich (especially if they take insurance)! In fact, Salary.com reports that private practice therapists in the Seattle area make slightly more than public school teachers! But therapists are part of what’s…