Dr. Tia Buchanan, M.A., NCCA LCCC, ABCST 13741, Rev., DMin.; M.A., M.S., CIT, CPT, CSSBB, NCC, LPCS/C, LAC, EMDRC Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor Candidate SC Licensed Professional Counselor (6810) Licensed Addiction Counselor (178) EMDR Clinician (+EMDRIA Professional Member) NCCA Licensed Clinical Christian Counselor (13741)
Dr. Tia Buchanan, M.A., NCCA LCCC, ABCST 13741, Rev., DMin.; M.A., M.S., CIT, CPT, CSSBB, NCC, LPCS/C, LAC, EMDRCLicensed Professional Counselor Supervisor Candidate SCLicensed Professional Counselor (6810)Licensed Addiction Counselor (178)EMDR Clinician (+EMDRIA Professional Member)NCCA Licensed Clinical Christian Counselor (13741)

Rates & Insurances

Pediatric Play and therapy sessions

INDIVIDUAL NEW CLIENTS (3-12 years age). INTAKE required $100.00 prior to sessions. SEVEN sessions package available for required for $65.00 per (45 minute) session fee. Prepaid in advance. Non-refundable. DONATATIONS ACCEPTED FOR group play and therapy services.

Insurance: BCBS, FSA, Medicaid of SC, Cash, Credit Card 

Rates: Varies per need area, court involved; child; teen; per family; individual; or couple and sliding scale available for all areas OTHER THAN court involved therapy, as COURT INVOLVED THERAPY is an out of pocket NON billable non mental health service for children and their parents. 


$65 - $220 per session.



We ACCEPT the following patients insurance plans,  as we know the majority of patients we currently serve have the following:

Select Health: Healthy Connections and First Choice; Blue Cross Blue Shield, FSA/HSA plans; BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina, BlueChoice HealthPlan HMO, Planned Administrators, the Federal Employees Program and BCBS State Health Plan.



Services may be covered in full or in part by your health insurance or employee benefit plan. Please check your coverage carefully by asking the following questions for network provider servies. Inquire the following from insurance:

  • Do I have mental health insurance benefits?
  • What is my deductible for in-network, AND individual and family, and has it been met?
  • How many sessions does my health insurance cover?
  • What is the coverage amount per therapy session I pay for coinsurance and copayments AFTER my deductible for the year is met?


Reduced Fee OOP (Out Of Pocket CASH sessions NON insurance):
Reduced fee services are available on a limited basis.


PAYMENT accepted:
Cash, check, PayPal, and all major credit cards accepted for payment.


We accept insurance plans that include FSA plans.  Services may be covered in full or in part by your health insurance or employee benefit plan for out of network providers. Please check your coverage carefully.  BCBS PLANS and FSA plans.

Cancellation Policy

If you arrive for your scheduled therapy appointment, and have chosen not to notify us at least 24 hours in advance, you will be required to pay $90.00 for the missed session for insurance AND non-insurance paying patients. We REQUIRE per policy, a validated credit and or debit card on file for reservations for all appointments. Noshows are also billed.


You will be REQUIRED to pay the full cost of the session when you do not show up for your scheduled appointment.


There is a $90.00 NON cancellation NON reimbursement policy in place for our sliding scale program. If you are a NOSHOW, the full charge for the reservation slot WILL BE applied of $90.00.

Acorns n Bones Outreach Ministries
Bultman Drive 710
Sumter, South Carolina 29150
Phone: (803) 408-5572 (803) 408-5572
Cell: 803-883-4237
Fax: 803-883-4004
E-mail Address:
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