Fees & Pricing
Each session is payable on the day of the session. Payment is by cheque, cash or bank transfer.
Psychological services are covered by MEDICARE when referred by a psychiatrist or by a general practitioner who assesses you to be eligible for a mental health care plan. Referrals are only required if you wish to claim from medicare. Clients with a mental health care plan can have up to 10 individual services AND up to 12 group therapy services per calendar year.
People concerned about pregnancy are entitled to 3 individual sessions and those with issues about a chronic illness can have 5 individual sessions. See the Medicare Benefits Schedule fees and rebates for psychology items.
Most Private Health Funds provide rebates for psychological services.
Patients need to be covered by ancillary benefits insurance (extras table)
Some health funds also require a medical referral. Rebates vary based on your level of cover.
It is advisable to contact your health fund to see if you are eligible for a rebate and to obtain the most current rebate entitlements.
To make an appointment please contact Beverley (link to contact form)
Please give 24 hours notification if you need to cancel your session. Cancellations which do not receive a 24 hour notification will incur a 50% cost of the session.