Some clients are referred to therapy through their general practitioner or psychiatrist following an assessment of their mental health. If you have a Mental Health Treatment Plan then you may be eligible to claim through the Medicare Better Access Scheme for psychological treatment. The rebate from Medicare is currently $88.25 per session.
Individual session (50 mins +) $190*
*According to the Australian Psychology Society, the recommended fee for psychological treatment is $280.00 per session (50 minutes). It is the discretion of all psychologists to set their fee and it is our decision to offer our service at a reduced rate to accommodate the needs of the community,
A concession rate may be negotiated for people on very low income or experiencing financial difficulty. Please discuss this when making your appointment.
Counselling services are also offered to clients receiving benefits through the Department of Veteran Affairs, the Transport Accident Commission and WorkSafe.
Session times at Box Hill:
Monday 2pm - 5pm
Tuesday 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 2pm - 5pm
After hours appointments by prior arrangement only
Session times at Inverloch:
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Telehealth sessions are available by telephone or videoconference (via Zoom). Your health and well-being is important to us and we respect your decision to opt for Telehealth if you prefer. Please let us know when you are making your appointment booking if you would like to arrange Telehealth.
Please contact Angelique if you have any concerns.