FEES AND REBATES
The fee for an individual session is $190. You will be able to claim a $75.95 Medicare rebate for up to 10 individual counselling sessions a year if your GP has referred you with a mental health plan or if you have been referred by your psychiatrist or paediatrician. Your out of pocket expense would therefore be $114.05 per session.
HEALTH FUND REBATES
The following private health funds currently offer rebates for mental health Social Workers:
Nurses and Midwives Health
If you need to cancel an appointment please notify our receptionist as soon as possible to allow us time to offer the appointment to other clients requiring an appointment. A minimum of 48 hours notice is required to avoid a cancellation fee. You are unable to claim any portion of this amount through Medicare.