Fees and Rebates

Fees and Rebates


The cost of a consultation varies according to the type of service, the number of people attending (individual, couple, family) and the duration of the session.

The current Australian Psychological Society (APS) recommended fee for psychological services is $270.00 per hour. However, we offer our fees at a reduced rate. Our fee structure is as follows:-

Standard 50 min Initial Parent Consultation  – $240.00

Subsequent 50 min Child or Teen Consulation – $215.00

Standard 50 minute Couple or Parent Consultation – $240.00

$25.00 After hours surcharge  (From 5.00pm Weekdays and all day Saturday)

Fees are paid in full at the end of each session. Payments may be made by cash, Eftpos or credit card.

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Private Health Rebates


You may be able to obtain a rebate through your private health insurance, depending on your level of Extras Cover. Some of the health funds rebate up to 50% of the cost. When contacting your health fund, quote the description “Individual consultation with Family Involvement”.

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Medicare Rebates


To determine if your child is eligible for the GP mental health care plan, you will need to make an appointment with your doctor or Paediatrician. If your child is eligible you may be able to claim rebates for individual and group sessions. Please make an appointment with your doctor. If you have exceeded the Safety Net Threshold you may receive up to 90% of the cost. Note: The Medicare rebate for group sessions is approximately $25.00. Check with Medicare for more details.

 

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Cancellation Policy


Clients are required to provide 2 business days notice to cancel or reschedule an appointment.  This ensures we have enough time to offer your appointment to other clients. If the required notice is not provided, a cancellation fee is payable.  Medicare and private health fund rebates do not apply for late cancellation or non-attendance fees.