Fees and Rebates


Standard Fee - $200 

Rebate - $93.35
Available when have a Mental Health Treatment Plan from your GP.

Footscray Counselling is registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and have Medicare provider numbers, enabling you to claim a Medicare rebate for your counselling session.

By obtaining a GP, psychiatrist or paediatrician referral in the form of a Mental Health Treatment Plan, you could be eligible to receive a rebate for up 6 to 10 individual counselling sessions per calendar year. Your referring doctor will assess your progress after the first six sessions. To find out how to obtain a rebate download the Australian Psychological Society Ltd Medicare Fact Sheet.

Footscray Counselling Centre can process your Medicare rebate for you at the time you settle your account. No filling in forms, no trips to Medicare, no waiting in line.

If you have extras cover you will be able to claim a rebate from your health fund provider. As the rebate varies depending on your level of cover please call your Health Provider for more information.