Mental Health & Wellbeing
Psychology services at Total Physiotherapy work with adolescents and adults experiencing challenges across the lifespan ranging from mental health issues (i.e. anxiety, mood disorders, grief/loss), ingrained life patterns, to navigating change, improving relationships or enhancing wellbeing.
The Psychologist at Total Physiotherapy will work with you to not only promote insight into why you think, act and feel the way you do but also support you to develop the necessary skills to manage these challenges and enhance your emotional wellbeing.
Psychology services at Total Physiotherapy also offer support in the area of performance excellence. The psychologist has extensive training and experience working with elite and recreational athletes as well as the general public.
Whether you are a competing athlete, a weekend sports player, an aspiring dancer or ambitious student, the psychologist can work with you to develop and enhance the key psychological skills required for superior performance such as motivation, confidence, concentration, mental toughness, anxiety management, emotional control, resilience and communication.
The rebate for seeing a psychologist is $84.80 from Medicare for 10 sessions per calendar year with a referral and Mental Health Care Plan from your GP or Psychiatrist. A further rebate may also apply for those who have reached the Medicare safety net.
Private Health Insurance Rebate
Most private health funds offer rebates on psychological services (if provided by a Registered Psychologist). Rebates vary depending on your fund and your level of cover. Contact your health fund for the latest rebate information.
Please note, no referral is required unless you wish to claim on Medicare.