ONLINE COUNSELLING & PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES
Video sessions are like ‘virtual’ therapy, so you will be able to see and hear who you are speaking to, just as you would in a traditional face-to-face session. Video sessions are normally 50 minutes in length and can easily be arranged to fit into your schedule
DOES ONLINE COUNSELLING WORK?
Psychological treatment provided using videoconferencing technology has been found to be as effective as a face-to-face appointment for a variety of mental health problems
WHAT DO I NEED?
Online counselling requires a reasonable internet connection speed and access to a video and microphone. Secure telehealth sessions are straightforward to participate in, you will be emailed a link to click on your smart phone, tablet or computer at your appointment time. The session is browser-based, meaning you don't need to download or install software applications.
IS IT COVERED BY MEDICARE?
Yes. Psychologists that hold a Medicare provider number can provide psychological treatment by telehealth under Medicare