HealthWISE Mental Health
HealthWISE New England North West provides a variety of mental health services across the region to eligible clients.
These services include:
Those for women and families experiencing perinatal depression and /or anxiety
People who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander experiencing depression and anxiety
People at moderate risk of suicide or self-harm (restricted to pre-identified locations); and
Children aged 0-13 with a focus on 8 to 12-years-old experiencing depression and/or anxiety.
Individuals experiencing common mental disorders of mild to moderate severity who have limited access to alternative mental health services.
Referral into most of these programs is by way of GP referral which must include a GP Mental Health Treatment Plan.
Speak with your GP to see if you are eligible for a referral to HealthWISE, OR alternatively contact us directly on (02) 6766 1394 to book a private appointment.
Fees & Payment for private appointments
Standard consultation cost $140 per session.
Some clients may be eligible for a Medicare or Private Health Insurance rebate.
Clients who are eligible for a Medicare rebate will have an out of pocket expense of $40 per session once they have claimed their rebate.
Payment will be via EFTPOS (all credit and debit cards accepted) No cash or cheque payments will be accepted.
Our Mental Health Service complies with the National Standards for Mental Health Services 2010.
Please note: Our mental health services are NOT able to provide crisis mental health services.
If you are in immediate need of help, please contact Triple-0 or attend your local emergency department.
In a non-crisis situation help can also be provided by contacting the Mental Health Access Line 1800 011 511.
We welcome your feedback on any of the programs and services we provide. If you would like to contact us or provide feedback, you can do so by filling out the contact form on the contact us page.