Townsville Mental health & Psychology


Fee structure: 1 July 2016 – 30 June 2017

Consultation Fees:
The fee for a standard 50 minute individual therapy session is $110.30.

Concession Card Holders:
A discounted fee may apply for health care cardholders.

Medicare Rebates

If you wish to claim a Medicare rebate you will need to provide a referral letter and a mental health plan from your General Practitioner at your first appointment.

Note: In a calendar year patients can receive Psychological Therapy and/or Focused Psychological Services up to the limit of:

  • 10 individual services, and
  • 10 group services.

(A calendar year is the period from 1 January to 31 December and not the 12 month period from the date of the referral).

Medicare Bulk Billing is available to

  • Health care cardholders who have a GP Mental health plan and referral letter.
  • Health care cardholders who have a GP referral letter for non-directive pregnancy support counselling.
  • DVA Card holders who have a DVA Request/Referral form (D904)