Caloundra Psychology- Introducing your team of Psychologists
Our Caloundra Psychology clinic is friendly and warm, creating a gentle space for you.
When you visit our Caloundra Psychologists, you can be assured that we are committed to providing you with comprehensive health care that is confidential, empathetic filled, non-judgemental and practical.
Psychological conditions our Caloundra Psychologists treat a wide range for mental health and are evidence-based:
- Adjustment disorders – incl. chronic illness and disease diagnosis, marital separation, job loss
- Anxiety and panic
- Autism spectrum disorders in children, teens and adults
- Child developmental, learning and behavioural issues, incl. comprehensive assessments
- Cognitive-behavioural management – incl. eating disorders, cigarette & alcohol dependency
- Depression or Anxiety
- Fears and Phobias
- Grief and loss
- Lifestyle advise and guidance
- Marriage and Couples Counselling
- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
- Pain management
- Personality disorders
- Post-natal depression (PND) and parenting education
- Pregnancy anxiety and depression
- Relationship issues – incl. couples, families, workplace discord & premarital counselling
- Sleeping issues
- Social Anxiety
- Suicide prevention
- Trauma (acute and PTSD)
Our psychologists are trained professionals with experienced knowledge and clinical skills. They aim to build a supportive and empathetic relationship with each client, through actively listening to and understanding each individual’s unique situation, emotions, feelings, thoughts, beliefs, behaviours and actions, and providing support and guidance throughout the process.
Meet our Sunshine Coast clinical psychologist Team
Frequently Asked Questions
Answered from our Admin clinical psychologist sunshine coast team
How to find a psychologist near me?
There are many ways to find a Psychologist near you
- Serach on the internet
- Ask your GP / Doctor
- Check on APS Serach
Do I need a GP referral to see a a Psychologist?
No you don’t. Many of our patients see us without a referral. But if you would like to access medicare rebates you will need to see a doctor first. Contact us for specific questions.
How many psychology sessions are covered under Medicare?
People who are eligible for a mental health care plan can receive up to 10 individual or group therapy sessions covered under Medicare in one calendar year. Once these have been used, there are other incentives through medicare that you may be eligible for such as an Enhanced Primary Care Plan (EPC).
We do offer a limited number of bulk billing sessions (subject to criteria).
What is a mental health care plan?
A mental health care plan is a plan that your GP writes about treating and managing a mental health condition.
It enables you to access certain allied health professionals, such as psychologists, social workers or occupational therapists who can provide you with psychological support.
Mental health care plans are a part of the Better Access initiative, which aims to improve access to mental health care services through Medicare. Read More
Do you offer bulk billing?
For a limited number of people who meet an eligibility criteria, we may be able to provide 100% Medicare bulk billed sessions (with a doctors referral). Please call the clinic to discuss.
What are your fees?
Can I use my NDIS funding to see a Psychologist?
Yes, only if your NDIS funding is self-managed or Plan Managed. Payment for consultations are required at the end of every session. Please organise with your Plan Manager to have the funds to pay for each session. We have many clients we support in this manner.
What ages do consult with?
We have Psychologists who are specially trained and experienced in all ages Toddlers, Children, Teenagers and Adults.
What is the integrative approach?
It is understanding the persons psychology by assessing all aspects life. Physical, social, environmental and mental health. Integrative Psychology means we value collaborative care to get our clients well (if that is what is in the clients best interest). Such as integrating a Nutritionist, Physiotherapist, Doctor or Specialist into the clients care.
Do you offer sessions via video consultations?
Yes we do. For full fee paying clients, we can easily offer confidential online consultations. However, you may not be eligible for a medicare rebate unless you are rural (thus subject to medicare criteria), so you will need to pay the fee without a rebate if you do not match this criteria.