FEES PER INDIVIDUAL FACE-TO-FACE SESSIONS
You do not need a referral to see Frances. The cost for a 50-minute Psychological Consultation is $175.00 during business hours.
You may be eligible for a rebate through your private health care insurer depending on your level of cover.
MEDICARE SERVICES FOR FACE-TO-FACE CONSULTATIONS
In order to receive the Medicare rebate, you must obtain a Mental Health Care Plan from your GP or psychiatrist. Once you have a valid referral you are eligible for a rebate of $84.80 per session. After claiming the Medicare rebate, the out of pocket cost for a 50-minute session is reduced from $175 to $90.20.
Patients are eligible to receive up to 10 focused psychological treatment sessions per calendar year (1st January – 31st December). For further information Medicare Fact Sheet.
Examples of eligible psychological conditions under the Medicare Scheme
- Sexual Disorders
- Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder