For clients who qualify for a Mental Health Care Plan (developed by a GP, Psychiatrist or Paediatrician) a total of 10 sessions per calendar year can be accessed with a significant medicare rebate. A review with your GP is required after the first six sessions from the date of the referral, after which an additional four sessions can be granted.
If you have a private health provider and are covered for psychology under the "Extras Package", we can issue you a receipt to take to your health fund for claiming purposes. Please note, you are only able to claim a rebate from either Medicare or your Private Health not both.
WorkCover & TAC
As a registered provider for TAC and Work cover, you may be eligible for full payment of your sessions. A referral by a GP must be made to TAC or Work cover to access this service.
The current Medicare funded rebate is generally $124.50 with an out of pocket fee charged on the day of service via cash, cheque, or EFTPOS facility.
A 24 hour cancellation policy applies to provide enough time for the appointment to be filled by others who require assistance. There is a cancellation fee If your appointment can't be filled, or for non-attendance.