Costs of psychotherapy for adults as well as for children and adolescents are generally fully covered by compulsory health insurances.
Private health insurances have varying regulations regarding their services. Please consult your insurance company to clarify the coverage of costs. Usually though, costs for psychotherapy for adults as well as for children and adolescents are generally covered.
If you are a self-pay patient you are not bound to any formalities. You will receive a private bill to be paid by yourself. Fees will be in accordance with the GOP (Gebührenordnung für Psychologische Psychotherapeuten, Tariffs for Psychotherapists).