The initial consultation generally lasts for 40-60 minutes, after which it is possible to provide details of the treatment plan and an estimate of the estimated cost. 

Private health insurance schemes and statutory health insurance schemes, for which additional insurance for naturopathic treatment has been contracted for, will generally reimburse most of the services provided and billed in accordance with the German Scale of Medical fees ("GOÄ").

Fees for acupuncture treatment used to treat pain will generally be reimbursed by all private health insurance schemes.