Therapy Fees

FEES FOR CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY CONSULTATIONS

The Medicare rebate of $129.55 applies to clinical consultation fees if there is a Doctor’s referral.

Twenty sessions per annum can be claimed from Medicare (up to December 2022)

Your private health fund may also provide rebates for your psychological treatment.

The DVA provides rebates for Veterans. Please enquire for details if you are entitled   (i. e. you have a white card).

The fee recommended by the Australian Psychological Society (APS) is $267 per session (45 – 60 minutes)

Consultations for supervision are $200 per hour plus 10% GST, a total of $220. These payments can be claimed as a tax deduction by the supervisee.

Assessments and written reports such as for WorkCover, lawyers etc are charged at $260 per hour and no Medicare rebate can be claimed.

Consultation duration  Fee Gap
50+ Minutes $220.00 $90.45
90+ Minutes $330.00 $200.45

*The Initial Consultation is usually for 90+ minutes but the additional time is complementary (no extra cost). EMDR sessions may be for 90+ minutes, by arrangement.