BEACON Psychology – Frequently Asked Questions
If your question is not addressed below, please call our friendly staff on 0437611566 and they will be happy to direct your confidential query.
You can view availability and make an online appointment on the website, from either the Home, Appointments or Contact page, or:
by calling 0437611566 between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday, or between 8am and 12pm Saturday and Sunday.
BEACON Psychology is located at 20 Sirius Ramble, Quinns Rocks, WA 6030 (opposite school basketball courts).
Monday to Friday, from 8am until 6pm.
No referral is required to see a psychologist, unless you wish to claim a rebate from Medicare.
Payment is due at the end of each session. Payment is by Debit Card via eftpos and HICAPS terminals are available which can be used to process your Medicare or private health insurance claims at the time of your session.
With the exception of the first Couples session, (which is 90 minutes), all sessions at BEACON Psychology practice are 50 minutes.
Fees vary depending on the type of session. A full list of current fees can be viewed here on the website ‘Fees’ page.
A Medicare rebate of $87.45 per session is available for a maximum of 10 sessions per calendar year for individual therapy. Currently, due to Government policy regarding COVID-19, a further 10 rebated sessions are available. You must have a Mental Health Care Plan from your GP in order to receive the Medicare rebate. Medicare do not provide rebates for couples or relationship counselling.
A HICAPS terminal is available to process your private health claim at the time of your consultation. Please check with your provider for details on your level of cover and eligibility to claim.
Appointment cancelled with less then 24 hours notice may attract a 50% cancellation fee.
Ample Street parking is available. At school Drop-off & Pick-up times, you are welcome to park in driveway.
Call 000 if you feel someone is at risk.
Below are links to some additional Emergency and Support Websites. Click on a link to be directed to the website.
Mental Health Emergency Response 1300 555 788 (Metro) or 1800 676 822 (Peel)
Lifeline 13 11 14
beyondblue 1300 224 636
Kids Helpline 1800 551 800
Alcohol and Drug Support Line
08 9442 5000 or 1800 198 024 (Country)
Parent and Family Drug Support Line
08 9442 5050 or 1800 653 203 (Country)