Where are you based?
One on one sessions are held in clinic at Belmont Counselling Rooms, 44 Mt Pleasant Road Belmont, Geelong. Alternatively, we can arrange a Skype call at a time convenient to you.
is this right for me?
My area of speciality is in mood and gut health. This clinic is for you if you are struggling with anxiety, depression or any other mental disorder. It is also for you if you have irritable bowel syndrome, food intolerances or you want to:
Improve your gut health
Learn more about plant-based eating
what’s involved in a consult?
Your first consultation is 60 minutes in length and is all about getting started. As your practitioner, I will spend time getting to know you and your lifestyle thoroughly. This includes all the factors that influence your eating habits, physical and mental health . We will also discuss your health and nutrition goals and develop initial strategies to work towards these.
During your follow-up consultations we will be looking at the next steps. You will receive more detailed nutrition information, and receive the necessary support and education to help you to apply this to day to day life. The aim of this process is for you to feel confident in making sustainable lifestyle changes . Along the way, you will be supported should you need to troubleshoot any issues as you work towards your health goals.
do you offer any rebates?
Yes! Please refer to the below.
Medicare rebates are available for patients who have been referred by their doctor on a Chronic Disease Management (CDM) Plan (formerly Enhanced Primary Care Plan). Please ask your GP if you qualify for a CDM referral, and bring a copy of your plan with you to your appointment. Please note that out of pocket costs will still be incurred and payment is required at the time of consultation. A receipt will be issued and you will be required to take this receipt to Medicare to claim your rebate. Please note that this is not a bulk bill service.
Private Health Insurance
Rebates may vary depending on your Private Health Insurance Provider and your level of cover. Please check your eligibility with your fund. Payment is requested at the time of consultation and a receipt will be issued for you to take to your individual health fund. Please keep in mind that Skype sessions are not eligible for medicare or private health rebates.