How might counselling assist you?
As a Couple –
Appointments are for 90 minutes or Two Hours - therapy will progress through stages that will vary from couple to
couple, how often and how long will be discussed and agreed upon. Learning to successfully obtain the answer to the
questions "Are you there for me?" and "Do I matter to you?", as reassurance that your relationship is safe and secure.
For individuals –
Appointments are for 60 minutes and as agreed for frequency and duration. Counselling can address multiple issues
such as relationships, depression, anxiety, stress, grief and loss, trauma, post-traumatic stress, and can be helpful for
conditions such as bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.
Medicare rebates are available up to 10 individual sessions per year if you have a referral from your doctor.
Private Health funds may also provide rebates without a Doctor's referral, depending on your level of cover, please
check with your fund for your eligibility.
Medicare rebates are also available for Group Workshops if you are referred by a Doctor for a mental health condition,
for example depression, anxiety, anger management, etc.
Private Health funds may also provide rebates for counselling as well as Group Workshops without a referral by a
Doctor, please check with your fund for details and eligibility.
Sessions are by appointment and available at:
• Wavell Heights, Brisbane. Please contact 0400 202 567 for appointment times.
Counselling provides the support needed while struggling with difficult times and overwhelming emotions, as well as
the opportunity to learn new coping skills and develop solutions.
Couple counselling can improve your relationship with each other by building your emotional bond with your partner,
by experiencing safe secure emotional responses within sessions.