Dr. Elka Jacobs-Pinson

Rates & Insurance



  • $175 for initial 50-minute session. $150 per session thereafter.
  • Fees are payable as services are rendered unless otherwise agreed.

Contact Dr. Pinson for rates for:

  • Psychological testing, report preparation and other clinical writing.
  • Out-of-office services, such as home or school visits.


Services may be covered in full or in part by your health insurance or employee benefit plan.
Currently, we accept RSA's from the NYC Department of Education, and we work with several Early Intervention and developmental disabilities agencies.
We also may accept Worker's Compensation, Medicare, Magnacare, Value Options,Fidelis, EmblemHealth, and several other plans. Please ask.
Clients may use their out-of-network mental health benefits and will provide all necessary documentation for insurance claims.
Please check your coverage carefully by asking the following questions:

  • Do I have mental health insurance benefits?
  • Do I have out-of-network benefits?
  • What is my deductible and has it been met?
  • How many sessions per year does my health insurance cover?
  • What is the coverage amount per therapy session?

Reduced Fee

  • Reduced fee services are available on a limited basis, to be discussed at an initial consultation.


  • Cash, check and all major credit cards accepted for payment.

Cancellation Policy

  • 24 hour prior notice for cancellation or you will be charged. However, reasonable rescheduling is possible without a penalty. Please ask.

Schedule Online

  • Request a therapy appointment online here.