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Location

Present Mind Psychology

Suite A9/550 Canning Highway

Attadale, 6156 WA

Contact

0415 081 482

info@presentmindpsychology.com.au

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Jacqueline Sander

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Are you worried about your child, teenager, or whole family? Or is the parenting job just getting too much? Or do you worry about your own wellbeing? At Present Mind Psychology we provide a designated therapeutic space for children, and a space for adolescents and adults to explore concerns together and search for solutions.

 

For who?

  • Children

  • Adolescents

  • Families

  • Adults

 

Assessment and therapy for

  • Parenting stress

  • Grief and loss

  • Life transitions (e.g. moving house, divorce…)

  • Psychological trauma

  • Anxiety (e.g. performance anxiety, social anxiety, obsessive-compulsive…)

  • Depression

  • Personality disorders

 

Adolescents specific issues

  • Low self-confidence, body image, eating disorders, anxiety, depression, school refusal, social, and behavioural concerns

 

Children specific issues

  • ADHD, oppositional defiance and other behavioural concerns, anxiety, depression, learning difficulties

 

Approaches to therapy include (but are not limited to)

  • Creative play therapy for children: this treatment acknowledges that children engage and learn the most in therapy through play, story telling, art, craft, symbols, sand tray, and visualisations.

  • Family therapy: using attachment- and systemic therapy this form of treatment addresses the issues of the child in the context of the family. Together the family explores new ways of supporting each other.

  • Cognitive therapies: cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), mindfulness-based therapy (MBCT) which help to identify thought, emotion and behaviour patterns that contribute to the existing problems. Self-compassion therapy to overcome ingrained emotional negativity and develop greater kindness towards oneself.

 

Cost

$147 for a standard 55 min consultation. Medicare Rebates ($86.15) available for 10 sessions in a year if referred by a GP under a Mental Health Care Plan. Concession fees ($117 per session) available to self-funded full time students, holders of pension or health care card, and by arrangement. Payment is due at the time of consultation and can be made via debit/credit card, electronic transfer or cash. Medicare rebates can be directly claimed through eftpos terminal. if you choose to seek our service privately, then you can claim rebates from most private health funds, however, it will depend on your extras cover.

 

Process

  • Contact your GP if you wish to be referred under a Mental Health Care Plan. Your GP can email or mail the referral to us or you can bring the referral with you on your first appointment with us. You can also seek our service without GP referral as a private patient.

  • Contact Present Mind Psychology for intake and first appointment

  • Assessment

  • Therapy (individual; group; family)

 

Practice location and parking

Present Mind Psychology 

Attadale Business Centre, Suite 9A/ 550 Canning Highway

Attadale, WA 6156

 

Parking is available at no cost.

 

Contact

Present Mind Psychology

Attadale Business Centre, Suite 9A/ 550 Canning Highway

Attadale, WA 6156

 

Ph  0415 081 482

 

info@presentmindpsychology.com.au

 

 

Principal psychologist at Present Mind Psychology: Jacqueline Sander

Psychological therapy
  • individual
  • family 
  • group
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