NEW FEES FROM 1 JULY 2021

 

From 1 July 2021, an amended sliding scale fee structure will be endorsed, which takes into consideration various types of concession cards (pension cards and health care cards).

 

NON-CONCESSION CARD HOLDERS

50-60 MINUTE CONSULTATION

$128.40

Up-front Fee (Initial consultation)

          Out of pocket cost

Medicare Clinical Psychology Rebate (returned to your nominated bank account on the same day)

Same amount for initial and subsequent sessions

$101.60

$230.00

Up-front Fee (Subsequent sessions)

          Out of pocket cost

$71.60

$200.00

** $1.60 price increase from 2020 fees.

HEALTH CARE CARD

50-60 MINUTE CONSULTATION

$128.40

Up-front Fee (Initial consultation)

          Out of pocket cost

Medicare Clinical Psychology Rebate (returned to your nominated bank account on the same day)

Same amount for initial and subsequent sessions

$86.60

$215.00

Up-front Fee (Subsequent sessions)

          Out of pocket cost

$56.60

$185.00

** New Fee Structure commencing 1 July 2021

PENSIONER CONCESSION CARD

50-60 MINUTE CONSULTATION

$128.40

Up-front Fee (Initial consultation)

          Out of pocket cost

Medicare Clinical Psychology Rebate (returned to your nominated bank account on the same day)

Same amount for initial and subsequent sessions

$71.60

$200.00

Up-front Fee (Subsequent sessions)

          Out of pocket cost

$41.60

$185.00

** $1.60 price increase from 2020 fees.

Please note that without 24 hours notice, a cancellation fee of $100.00 will be charged.

 

The initial session fee is higher as Leah is required to write a letter to your GP and score questionnaires outside of session.  If you have extenuating circumstances, please discuss with Leah who will make fee decisions on a case by case basis.  Medicare does not allow patients to pay just the gap fee, you have to pay the full session fee and the rebate of $128.40 will go into your account.  

COMPLETION OF FORMS

 

Price on Application – there is a fee for the completion of forms.  If forms cannot be completed in session, there is a fee, as it will require Leah to complete in her own time.

 

Forms include – housing applications, centrelink forms, superannuation claim forms,NDIS, income protection claims.

REPORTS & COURT ATTENDANCE

 

There is a fee for Leah to do reports to Centrelink, insurers, court etc.  The fee will be determined by what is required and how long it will take (price on request).

Pre-sentencing reports - Price on request

Court Attendance - Price on request