Fees vary in accordance with services required. Financial assistance may be available through some government programs – eligibility criteria applies.
Medicare rebates are available with GP referral (Mental Health Care Plan). A rebate for a 50 minute session is approximately $85 or free of charge through ATAPS.
Up to 6 free sessions in any one year, with referral from Carers Victoria. T: 1800242636.
Short term counselling for family members caring for someone with a disability. Free of charge with referral from Family Relationship Support for Carers (FRSC) at EACH. T: 1300303346
Victims of Crime Counselling:
Victims may be eligible for financial assistance towards counselling through Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal (VOCAT). T: 1800882752
Check with your private health fund to see if your extras cover includes psychological services.