Fees and Rebates

Fees

Clients are able to attend counselling with Dr Sarah Lineham without a referral. The cost for a standard 50 minute session with Sarah is $165 (incl. GST). You may be entitled to rebates for your counselling with Sarah.

Rebates

Mental Health Care Plan

If you or your child are referred to Dr Sarah Lineham by your GP under a Mental Health Care Plan, you may only pay $80.50 per 50 minute session (for 10 sessions per calendar year). Medicare Australia provides a Medicare Rebate for all clients referred from their GP under a Mental Health Care Plan. The Medicare rebate is $84.50, which means that you are only out of pocket $80.50.

Private Health Insurance Cover

Some Health Insurers provide partial cover for psychological services under their Extras packages. Please check your specific Health Fund and level of cover to see if this applies to you and/or your child.

Victims of Crime (VOCAT)

If you have been a victim of crime you may be entitled to funding to cover psychological services provided by Dr Sarah Lineham such as counselling. Please discuss with Sarah who will assist you with the paperwork and application.

Transport Accident Commission (TAC) claim

If you were involved in and/or injured by a motor vehicle, train or tram accident, or if you are a pedestrian or cyclist involved in a motor vehicle, train or tram accident you may be entitled to funding to cover psychological services provided by Dr Sarah Lineham. Please contact Sarah to discuss.

For further information or to make an appointment

please call 9783 7724 or email info@sarahlineham.com.au

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