Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Client-centered CBT with incorporation of acceptance & commitment therapy (ACT), exposure therapy, and dialectal behavioral therapy (DBT).

The initial diagnostic interview and treatment formulation lasts 90 min. The follow-up sessions are usually 50 min weekly. Sometimes more frequent treatment sessions are offered when needed. Exposure therapies occurred outside office are charged as home visits.

Special one-week intensive treatment for panic disorder (with or without agoraphobia) and specific phobia include 2-hour daily CBT sessions during weekdays. This specialized treatment program is only appropriate for certain clients.

Intake (90 min)$600.00
50 min session$400.00
Home visits (per hour)$400.00
One-week intensive treatment$4000.00

Medication Management

The medication management is usually offered in addition to CBT. The medication-only options are also available for clients with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorders or clients who already identify a therapist.

For second opinion on OCD, Tourette’s syndrome or other complicated cases, I provide consultation to primary care doctors, pediatricians or other psychiatrists with a comprehensive treatment plans.

Intake (60 min)$400.00
25 min session$200.00
One-time Consultation (2 hour with a detailed report)$1000.00


Dr. Hu is an out-of-network provider for all insurance carriers.  You will be given an receipt for the services provided to submit to your insurance company with all necessary information. Insurance that includes out-of-network benefits often reimburses 20-90% of fees.

In checking with your carrier, it may help to report the codes that will be billed.  ​You will need to know if you have out of network benefits, any deductible for out of network benefits you must meet, ​and the dollar reimbursement amount for the following codes:

Initial Evaluation

Half Hour Medication Management Appointment
 99214 or 99213 (depending on complexity)

Hourly Psychotherapy with or without Medication Management Appointments
99214 or 99213 (depending on complexity) with 90834 and 90836