Pricing for Athens & Columbus Locations
Please note that we do not accept insurance plans. Payment for consultations will be out-of-pocket and are due at the time of consultation. We accept cash, check, and credit/debit cards. If using a credit or debit card, a 2.9% + $0.30 use fee will be added to your final bill to cover PayPal processing charges.
New clients (1st appointment)
Your first appointment will last approximately 90 minutes during which time we will go through your full health history including any previous or current health problems and dietary and lifestyle practices. During this time we will also set health and wellness goals and develop an integrated herbal protocol to address your specific health needs and concerns. At the end of the consultation you will receive written guidance regarding the nutritional, lifestyle, and herbal recommendations suggested. You will have the option of purchasing herbs in the forms of teas and tinctures from us directly at an additional cost to our consultation fee (see pricing below). If you choose to do so and are attending our Athens, Ohio clinic, these will be dispensed onsite during your first appointment. If you you are attending our Columbus, Ohio clinic and choose to purchase herbs through us, these will be dispensed and mailed to you at an additional fee (see pricing below).
Athens Ohio Location: Initial appointments last 1 hr 30 mins and cost $90.00. Please note that the price of herbs is not included in the consultation fee (see below).
Columbus Ohio Location: Initial appointments last 1 hr 30 mins and cost $120.00. Please note that the price of herbs is not included in the consultation fee (see below).
Your first return appointment is usually scheduled within 2-3 weeks of your first consultation. This 1 hour session is an opportunity for us to check in on progress and discuss any questions you may have about your personalized herbal protocol. After this time, return appointments are usually scheduled monthly until your health and wellness goals have been achieved.
Athens Ohio Location: Return appointments last 60 minutes and cost $60.00. Please note that the price of herbs is not included in the consultation fee (see below).
Columbus Ohio Location: Return appointments last 60 minutes and cost $90.00. Please note that the price of herbs is not included in the consultation fee (see below).
INFORMATIONAL AND HERBAL AID SESSIONS
These appointments last approximately 30 minutes and designed for clients who are looking for more information about whether herbalism may be the right path for them. They are also an opportunity for clients to get to know Erika Galentin, and her clinical philosophy and rationale, prior to making the commitment to a full consultation. In addition, for current clients of Erika Galentin, Herbal Aid Sessions are also available to address simple or self-care issues as they arise (for example, cold and flu support, UTI support). Please note, that these appointments can not be scheduled in replacement of initial or return appointments. Informational and Herbal Aid Sessions last 30 minutes and cost $30.00.
CUSTOM BLENDED herbal Teas and Extracts
The cost of herbs is NOT included in the consultation price. Although you are not expected or required to purchase herbal supplements from us, our prices reflect our desire to keep herbalism accessible and affordable for our clients. If you prefer to purchase herbal supplements elsewhere, we can recommend other sources, but can not guarantee pricing or quality of those products.
As each person is unique, so will be the herbs and nutritional supplements we suggest for you. These may be alcoholic extracts or dried herbs for tea, or a combination of both. In addition, vitamin, mineral, and other dietary supplements might be suggested. We will discuss herbal recommendations in consultation to figure out what will work best for you and your budget. On average, pricing can range from $70 - $120 / month.
For Athens Ohio clients, herbs will be dispensed onsite at the end of your appointment. For Columbus Ohio clients, herbs will be dispensed on Mondays following your appointment and mailed to you on Mondays or Tuesdays. A shipping & handling fee of $10.00 will be added to the total cost of your herbs.