The standard counselling session at a Causley Psychology Office costs $135 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.
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 usually entitled to 8 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.