Psychology Richmond & The Hive Abbotsford
Psychology and Counselling
Yarra Medical currently offers access to psychology and counselling services. Our counselling services cater to adolescents and adults. Clients can self-refer to see the Clinical Psychologist or ask for a referral through one of our friendly doctors. Our team of GPs are non-judgmental and always ready to listen and help in any way that we can.
Our Counsellors and Psychologists have extensive experience in mental health. We’ve created a warm, respectful and open minded environment where clients can come, be themselves and explore their difficulties within a safe and trusting therapeutic relationship.
- Standard consult (50min) – $185 ($60 gap)
- After-hours consult (50min) – $200 ($75 gap) *From 5pm weekdays and all weekend
- Discount consult (50min) – $165 ($40 gap) *Health care card holders only
- Medicare rebate – $125 (with a valid mental health treatment plan)
We request that where possible, you are able to provide us with 48 business hours’ notice for cancellations. A cancellation fee of 50% of the full consultation fee applies for appointments cancelled with less than 24 business hours’ notice.
Mental Health Treatment Plan
With a Mental Health Care Plan (MCHP) you are entitled to a Medicare rebate for up to 10 sessions per calendar year. This can be prepared by your GP and will give you Medicare rebates for your psychology sessions. Please note most psychologist charge a small gap above the Medicare rebate. Please book an appointment with your GP to who will conduct a full mental health assessment before providing a plan if you meet the requirements under Medicare.
Help Lines and Resources
Our service extends to clients from the surrounding suburbs of Hawthorn, Abbotsford, Kew, South Yarra, Fitzroy, Collingwood and Melbourne CBD.