All fees are payable at time of service.
Payment can be in cash or by credit card (small service charge applies) or can be paid prior to session by direct bank transfer.
Counselling fees vary depending on which practitioner you see. Some of our practitioners are registered with NDIS, Health Funds, Medicare and/or Victims of Crime. For details please go to counselor profiles or Contact us.
Sara is a registered Medicare providers of Mental Health Services , and we are awaiting final approval for Marie’s Medicare registration. To access Medicare rebates you will need a referral and care plan from your GP. Rebates for counselling with a Mental Health Treatment Plan are $75.95 per session. You can receive 10 sessions every calendar year under this plan. Initially you get 6 sessions, then after a GP review you can access another 4.
To qualify for a Medicare rebate, your GP needs to complete a ‘Mental Health Treatment Plan’ with you. This is part of the Better Access to Mental Health Initiative.
(More info on Medicare Rebates).
If you are with BUPA, Medibank, ARHG, AHM or a member of Teachers Health, UniHealth & Nurses and Midwives Health Fund, you may be able to get rebates for Counselling at Mima Counselling Services. For more details contact your health fund.
Health Fund Provider Numbers:
BUPA – J000780
Medibank – A192051F
ARHG – PC21300T
AHM – Sara Beresford Terry
Unit G2.3 Menai Central, 5-21 Carter Rd
We have a limited number of client spaces for:
– Trauma Counselling for NSW Victims of Crime under the the Victims Services Approved Counselling Scheme
– Clients accessing counselling through PSS (Previously ATAPS)
Group Session fees vary depending on length of group sessions, see Group program Information. Mental Health Treatment Plan allows you to claim a Medicare Rebate for up to 10 group sessions in a calendar year. This is IN ADDITION to the 10 individual counselling sessions.