Professional Fees and Rebates
For individual and couple therapy the fee structure is $200 for a 50 minute session.
Clients presenting for individual therapy with a Mental Health Care Plan are eligible for a Medicare rebate of $124.50 per session.
Clients may be eligible for Medicare rebates to reduce the cost of treatment. A referral under a Mental Health Care Plan provides access to ten rebated psychology sessions per calendar year under the Better Access to Mental Health Care Initiative. A Mental Health Care Plan may be accessed from your General Practitioner, Psychiatrist or Paediatrician.
Better access to mental health care: fact sheet for patients Information about Medicare rebates available to patients for selected mental health services provided by general practitioners, psychiatrists, psychologists and eligible social workers and occupational therapists. http://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/content/mental-ba-fact-pat
For further information about the rebate, or to locate a psychologist in your area, contact the Australian Psychological Society (1800) 333 497 www.psychology.org.au or Find a Psychologist http://www.psychology.org.au/fap/.
Private Health Care
Rebates may be available to clients through their Private Health Provider. Rebates vary with the insurer and individual level of cover. Please determine eligibility for a rebate on session fees with your Health Care Provider.
Dr Jodie Bradnam adheres to the Australian Psychological Society Code of Ethics for Psychologists and complies with the guidelines provided in the APS Charter for Clients. The Code of Ethics and APS Charter for Clients can be viewed at: