Rates and Insurance

Initial diagnostic evaluation - $130

 60 minute with patient and/or family member- $100 (my basic scheduled session)

75 minute individual session- $140

 60 minute family session-$115

75 minute family session- $155

 Group Therapy- $45. per session

    (Reduced fee or sliding scale offered on a limited basis for thoes who qualify) 

Fees not covered by insurance

Letters prepared on behalf of a patient - $50.

Calls with patients(after the first 10 minutes) in 15 minute increments- $20 per increment

Calls on behalf(excluding healthcare providers) are $20 per 15 minute increments


Accepted Insurance

Most insurances accepted


Payment for service due at the time of every session. At this time, I accept cash, checks, and all major credit cards.

Cancellation Policy

If you do not show up for your scheduled appointment and you have not notified me at least 24 hours in advance you are subject to up to a $100.00 fee. 

Source For Change Counseling

Dana S Smallwood LCSW, PIP 

With a loving dedication to my own growth, I began studying principles to help others find a Source for Change in their own lives...


1401 Providence Park  Birmingham, Al 35242

P 205.585.8761

F 205.982.8465


Helpful Questions

Services maybe covered in full or in part by your insurance company or employment benifit plan so please check your coverage carefully by calling your insurance company asking the following questions.

  • ​​Do I have mental health insurance 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 session?

  • Is approval required from my primary care physician?