BEACON Psychology – Frequently Asked Questions
If your question is not addressed below, please call our friendly staff on (08)6404 3988 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 9am and 5:30pm Monday to Friday.
BEACON Psychology is located at:
Suite 4, Beaumaris Commercial Centre, 62 Constellation Drive, Ocean Reef WA 6027
Monday, Wednesday and Friday, from 8:45am until 5:30pm.
Tuesday and Thursday from 8:45am until 6:45pm.
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 60 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 $88.25 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.
A 50% fee is charged for cancellation of appointments with less than 24 hours notice.
Both the Beaumaris Commercial Centre and adjacent Beaumaris Shopping Centre have a large number of parking bays available. Disabled parking bays are also conveniently located.
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)
Suite 4, Beaumaris Commercial Centre
62 Constellation Drive
Ocean Reef WA 6027
Monday: 8:45am – 5:30pm
Tuesday: 8:45am – 6:45pm
Thursday: 8:45am – 6:45pm
Friday: 8:45am – 5:30pm
Tel: (08) 6404 3988