What To Expect

What To Expect

In order to become eligible for services, you must contact our office at 773.238.1100. You will be asked some basic demographic information. You will also be asked to give a brief summary about your presenting problem.

Upon your first visit to E.M. Branch & Associates, Inc. you can expect to spend 45-60 minutes with a therapist in a detailed, comprehensive assessment. This usually includes

  • Presenting Problem
  • History
  • Treatment Goals

We will encourage you to bring your insurance card and identification to the initial visit.

You will have time to ask questions or express concerns with the therapist. Our administrative staff will also be available at this time to assist you with financial questions.

In an effort to save time, you may fill out the computerized forms listed below, or you may spend time before your appointment to fill out the forms.


Please feel free to contact E.M. Branch if you have any specific questions related to your initial visit. We are happy to answer all of your questions related to the therapy process. Our staff is always available to assist you, and make your time at Branch as meaningful and pleasant as possible.