Psychological Therapy and Counselling (2021) $170.00 per hour*
Medicare rebates Clients who have a Mental Health Care Plan from a Doctor are eligible for a rebate of $88.25 per session for up to 20 sessions per calendar year. Please note: It is necessary to pay for your session on the day, using credit or debit card. If you wish, Alison Manning Psychology can process your rebate so that it is deposited into your nominated bank account straight away. This requires providing your Medicare and Bank Account details.
It is helpful if you have registered your bank account details with Medicare. This can be done: Online – via my.gov.au or the Express Plus Medicare mobile app By post – search ‘collection form’ at www.humanservices.gov.au Over the phone – by calling 132 011 In person – at a service centre
* Alison Manning Psychology does not provide bulk-billing services.
Private Health Fund rebates Some Health Funds offer rebates to members with health insurance. Please check with your provider about whether or not they provide rebates. Please note: Rebates cannot be claimed through Medicare AND Private Health Insurance. Clients need to choose one option or the other. Payment Method EFTPOS payment is the usual way to pay, using Credit Cardor Debit Card. Alison Manning Psychology does not accept cash. Cancellation policy If you can't make a scheduled appointment, please give 48 hours notice so that your appointment can be offered to another client. A fee of $70 applies to appointments cancelled with less than 24 hours notice.