counselling services

Your Strengths Psychology provides counselling under the following services:


medicare - mental health care plan

A GP, Psychiatrist or Paediatrician can refer a patient to a psychologist under the Better Access to Mental Health Care Treatment Plan. The client can have up to 10 individual counselling sessions and 10 Group counselling sessions each calendar year under this plan. A medicare rebate is applied to cover a majority of the cost.

medicare - better outcome in mental health pROGRAM (bomh)

Under the Medicare BOHM program clients are able to access an Access to Allied Psychological Services (ATAPS) referral if they meet particular criteria. The ATAPS program enables GP’s to refer patients to Psychologists, who deliver focused Psychological strategies. Speak to your doctor if you would like to know more about this program.

 

insurance - work cover registered

People who have been involved in Workplace incident with a psychological impact can be referred for psychological treatment sessions to help the client deal with the issue to help in the process of returning to work. Sessions are funded through the workplace insurance company.

Employee assistance program

Your Strengths Psychology is a preferred supplier for many companies around the Central Coast to provide counselling services for their employees under the Employee Assistance Program.
If your organisation is interested in using Your Strengths Psychology services please contact us.

Private counselling

Counselling can be provided for people who do not wish to be referred through a GP or other services. No Medicare rebate is available for clients who are not referred through another service, however a rebate is available through many Private Health Funds, depending on your level of cover.

group sessions

Your Strengths Psychology provide group support programs, these include:

  • Anxiety - 'living with anxiety'
  • Depression - 'how to enjoy life again'
  • Building Confidence
  • Stress Management
  • Relaxation and Meditation
  • Stress Response Techniques
  • Deep Muscle Relaxation
  • Breathing Techniques

assessments

We provide comprehensive clinical interviews, psychological testing and clinical reports for a number of areas.
These include:

  • Adult and adolescent intelligence assessment
  • Comprehensive mental health assessment and reports

corporate training

Our psychologists have created and delivered a number of motivational and confidence building workshops. These workshops are proven to be affective in building team performance as well as a greater individual self awareness.

We are also able to design specific workshops to incorporate the needs of individual organisations or groups.