NU Online News Service, May 17, 2004, 11:44 a.m. EDT – Westrope & Associates, Kansas City, Mo., a large wholesale insurance broker, has set up a membership-based psychological counseling discount program.[@@]

Consumers who pay $50 a year to join the new OnMind Psychological Services network will get discounts of up to 50% on counseling services, Westrope says.

Program members can get as many therapy sessions as they want without disclosing personal information to insurers, employers or others, Westrope says.

Other program benefits include free access to a crisis hotline and discounts on prescription drugs.