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Counselling & Support

Professionally qualified psychologists can assist in most matters of personal problems:

  • depression
  • anxiety
  • stress
  • self-esteem
  • grief and loss
  • mood problems
  • emotional problems
  • premarital counselling
  • marital relationships
  • marital sex issues
  • conflict resolution
  • sexual assualt
  • family relationships
  • work-related issues
  • drug and alcohol use
  • anger management
  • effective parenting
  • post-natal depression
  • adolescent issues
  • children’s behavioural problems
  • children’s emotional trauma

Counselling is provided by a psychologist where attempts are made to raise the awareness of the client to their inner self and strength to utilise their own personal strength to reduce the factors that are impacting on the healthy functioning of their daily life. Positive psychological techniques and strategies are used to address and overcome the problem.

Medical Referral

With the introduction of the new Medicare rebate, you have the opportunity to receive 12 individual sessions and a further 12 group therapy sessions per calendar year covered by Medicare. Ask your Doctor for a GP Mental Health Plan. Or ask your Psychiatrist or Pediatrician, for a referral to see a psychologist from our service via the Medicare scheme.

Child and Adolescent Psychology Services

PsychCentral Child and Adolescent Psychology Services, seeks to provide excellent, evidence-based and culturally appropriate clinical care to children and young people and their families achieve psychological health, emotional well-being, and academic potential.

PsychCentral can help in advising and assessing common childhood  and adolescent stressors or developmental transitions, mental health, learning, academic or developmental problems.

We offer psychoeducational and psychological assessment, diagnosis, and treatment services for a wide range of child and adolescent concerns and disorders.

 DIAGNOSTIC ASSESSMENT SERVICES

  • Comprehensive Psychological and Psychoeducational Assessments
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • IQ assessments
  • Achievement Testing
  • ADHD
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Developmental Delays and Disorders
  • Mood and Anxiety Disorders
  • Behaviour Problems
  • Emotional Concerns

 THERAPY AND TREATMENT SERVICES

  • Parental guidance counselling
  • Individual therapy for children and teens
  • Support in children's adjustment to divorce and other family issues
  • Stress management for kids and teens
  • Assistance in understanding children's behaviour, development, learning, and temperament
  • Consultation to schools and community agencies

Fee Scheme

$100* per session (1 session = up to 50 minutes). Private Health Fund Rebate Available.
Note: Higher Fees Apply for Psychological Tests / Assessments and Psychological Report Writing.