Fee policy

Service Fee
Counselling $160 per session (sessions are approximately 50 minutes in length)
Assessment $160 per sessions (sessions are approximately 50 minutes in length)
Assessment Report writing and preparation $500 per simple report plus GST ($550)

$750 per complex report plus GST ($825)

(simple reports typically report on one assessment while complex reports include multiple assessments)

School/kinder visits $180 per visit (approximately 50 minutes), travel costs may also be incurred for appointments more than 15 minutes drive aa
Phone consultation $90 per ½ hour

Payment is required on the day of consultation. Payment for reports is required upon delivery of the report.

Eftpos facilities are available, VISA, Mastercard or debit cards accepted.

Assessments consists of an initial session to identify needs and gather background information, assessment sessions, report writing and a feedback session where the report is provided.

Medicare rebates may be available for some counselling services with a mental health care plan from your GP.

GST may also be payable on some consultation services.

Cancellation policy:
Full fees will apply to sessions cancelled with less than 24 hours notice, appointments cancelled 24-48 hours prior to the appointment time will be charged at 50%. Strengthening Minds will discuss exceptions to this policy in extreme circumstances. NDIS fees (excluding self-managed NDIS which follow usual policies) and cancellations are as per the NDIS price guide and catalogue.

Fees are reviewed in June each year.