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Medicare and Psychological Services

From 1 November 2006, Medicare rebates will cover 85% of the cost of the scheduled fee for up to 12 individual sessions for each client per calendar year. To be eligible for the rebate, clients must be referred to the psychologist by their GP under a GP Mental Health Care Plan, or by a psychiatrist under an assessment and management plan. Children are covered by Medicare if they are referred either by a GP or directly by a psychiatrist or pediatrician.

Dr Stefa Wirga, principal psychologist with Better Psychological Solutions, is a registered provider with Medicare.

Issues that can be covered under a Medicare Mental Health Care Plan include:

  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Depression
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Sexual Disorder
  • Eating Disorder
  • Panic Disorder
  • Alcohol and Drug Disorders
  • Obsessive, Compulsive Disorder

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