The standard counselling session costs $130 for a one hour session.
Sessions in locations other than the counselling rooms are $145 for a one hour session.
(Please note that the "one hour session" normally includes some time - perhaps 5 or 10 minutes - for the Psychologist to review the file, make final case notes and so on).
Treatment through Medicare is available to clients that have a current Mental Health Plan from their General Practitioner.
Clients coming for treatment under Medicare are entitled to 10 subsidised sessions per calendar year
(16 under exceptional circumstances).
Medicare will currently rebate $84.80 for a standard (counselling room) session and $106.55 for home visits/alternate location sessions.
Medicare clients who have a Health Care Card or are receiving Centrelink Benefits will be bulk billed (no charge directly to the client).
Clients with a General Practitioner referral and a current Worker's Compensation claim are entitled to 6 free counselling sessions (and possibly more depending on insurer approval).
Other referral options
If you have a referral through your workplace or another referral type please contact us to confirm what services may be available for you.