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Hudson Psychology is located at the Bangalow Professional Centre Mondays and Wednesdays.

Appointments available.

C O N T A C T

Location: Bangalow Professional Centre

Address: Suite 4, Lot 1 Ballina Rd. Bangalow NSW 2479 (where the Bangalow Medical Centre Complex is)

Phone: 02 6687 1683

Fax: 02 6687 2537

Mobile: 0433 700 547

Email: reception@hudsonpsychology.com.au

Hudson Psychology HP provides clinical psychological services from an holistic, integrated health perspective. Hudson Psychology offers you services for the assessment, treatment, management and recovery from mood, trauma, addiction, interpersonal, behavioural, health and work issues.

Hudson Psychology offers services for people aged 16-80 plus.

Areas of psychology and counselling services include: perinatal, Aboriginal, LGBTQIA, depression, anxiety, insomnia/sleep issues, suicidal thinking and behaviour, self harm thoughts and behaviour, addiction, grief and loss, trauma and stress, obsessive compulsive disorders, eating disorders, bipolar affective disorder, borderline personality disorder, psychosis; first episode, perinatal, depressive, drug, trauma/stress/other related, schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, age/neurocognitive related disorders.

HP services cover assessment, psychometric testing, neuropsychological report writing, and the treatment and management of mood, emotional, interpersonal and behavioural issues.

Psychotherapies employed are psychodynamic psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy CBT, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy DBT, mindfulness and meditation training, breathing and stress reduction techniques, sleep and relaxation training. These therapies incorporate Buddhist, Tao, Aboriginal, yogic and other ancient wisdom where applicable, alongside CBT and a commonsense holistic health perspective.

The aim for HP’s clients is well-being, self-efficacy, empowerment, happiness and overcoming issues. Get help to improve your mood, how you relate to yourself and others, life and the world around you.

Compassion. Guidance. Support.

CLIENT INFORMATION

HICAPS and Medicare rebates are available. All credit card and eftpos transactions are accepted. There is a $25 cancellation fee for appointments cancelled within 24 hours notice.

Please contact reception via email or number if you have any queries. Please email or leave a message if you cannot attend your appointment ASAP. Please bring your referral with you or ask your referrer to email or fax your information to or phone 02 6685 5099.

Many thanks, HP.

Fees

$150 per hour; Medicare and Health fund rebate  approximately $84.80

Bulk billing available for eligible clients. Some providers ensure there is no gap payment if attending HP under an ATAPS, DVA, Work/State Cover, other insurance providers (check provider), NSW Victims or other state victims services referral. Please follow the links to their websites in the referral provider section.

Session Time

Sessions are 50-60 minutes. Please arrive 10 minutes early for your initial session to allow for paperwork. Thank you.

With a Referral

Please bring your referral or have it faxed or emailed from your GP, Psychiatrist or other referral provider to 0266 872 537 or reception@hudsonpsychology.com.au

Referral Providers

Medicare – via GP or Psychiatrist under the Better Access to Mental Health Care Scheme http://www.health.gov.au/mentalhealth-betteraccess

DVA – Department of Veteran Affairs   https://www.dva.gov.au/tags/psychology

NSW Justice Victims Services Please open link for more information if you have been a victim of a crime in NSW https://www.victimsservices.justice.nsw.gov.au

Other State Victims Services eg QLD Assist, WA Criminal Insurance Compensation

ATAPS – Access To Allied Health Professionals Service. Part of a government funded local service aimed to provide mental health care to people at risk of suicide or self-harming, homeless, pregnant or post-natal, indigenous, under 25 or experiencing psychosis. Referrals can be made by your GP, Psychiatrist, Community Health Worker or hospital worker.  https://www.ncphn.org.au

SIRA/Work Cover/State Cover Insurance/CTP https://www.sira.nsw.gov.au

EAP e.g. Eudoxia

Without A Referral

Private Health Fund Insurance – Check with your fund to see if you are eligible. Rebates approximately $85 per session. NB: You are not eligible for additional private health fund rebate if your referral is a Medicare GP Mental Health Care Plan. Maximum $85 rebate per session under Medicare or private health insurance.

REFERRER INFORMATION

For GPs

If you have referred a client to me you will receive letters periodically on provisional diagnosis and diagnosis, treatment plan, management plan and session progress, psychometric testing and other assessments if relevant.

Other relevant information will be included of a biopsychosocial and behavioural nature.  Risk, suicide and self-harm assessments will be given as per client requirements.

For Medicare referrals you will receive client updates after sessions 1, 6 and 10, or a cessation of service or due to certain circumstances requiring you to receive information about my client.

For ATAPS referrals you will receive client updates after sessions 1, 6, 12, 18 and so forth.

For DVA and insurance clients you will receive letters usually every 1st, 6th and then every session lot granted thereafter.

For NSW Justice clients the psychologist sends feedback directly to NSW Victims Services after the 1st  and 21st sessions.

For Psychiatrists

If you have referred a client to me you will receive letters periodically on provisional diagnosis and diagnosis, treatment plan, management plan and session progress, psychometric testing and other assessments if relevant.

Other relevant information will be included of a biopsychosocial and behavioural nature.  Risk, suicide and self-harm assessments will be given as per client requirements.

For Medicare referrals you will receive client updates after sessions 1 and 10, or a cessation of service or due to certain circumstances requiring you to receive information about my client.

 

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