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Mullumbimby Psychology

COUNSELLING AND THERAPEUTIC SERVICES

Child, Adult and Corporate Psychological Services

FLOOD Response

Our Temporary Locations

Our practice at 113 Stuart Street is currently undergoing works to address flood damage. While this work is underway, we will be operating across two temporary locations in Mullumbimby as well as providing Telehealth sessions.
Our temporary locations are:

RECEPTION
Our entire reception team have now relocated to the ground level of Mullumbimby Comprehensive Health Centre, 60 Stuart Street. Please feel free to pop in to make or change an appointment, ask about how to get support or make a payment. Thank you for your patience as we navigate the post-flood era.

  • Mullumbimby Comprehensive Health Centre, 60 Stuart Street
    • Visit concierge upon arrival and advise that you are attending for Mullumbimby Psychology. They will direct you to our reception area on the ground floor.
  • 1/64 McGoughans Lane, Mullumbimby
    • Located next door to the Little Lane Dental and directly across the alley from The Echo Newspaper office. To find us enter via Stuart Street, start at Hooked and Cooked fish shop and the Cardamom Pod and walk down the lane between the two shops passed Brazilian Jiu Jitsu as marked on the map below. The building has a glass door and green/turquoise timber frame with a ‘Mullumbimby Psychology’ sign on it.  Ring the door bell and your psychologist will greet you. (Please note our reception service has relocated to Mullum Comprehensive Health Centre as noted above).

Online Bookings

Existing clients can book online at: https://mullumbimbypsychology.com.au/online-bookings/
(Tip:  Check out each ‘location’ in the online bookings to see the most suitable time available with your psychologist for an appointment and book away!)

For face-to-face sessions, please read your appointment confirmations and reminders carefully, as this will inform you which location your session will be occurring at.
You are also welcome to contact our reception team on 02 6684 4748 or support@mullumbimbypsychology.com.au to confirm that your practitioner has access to a room on your preferred day and time.

Flood Support for the Community

In addition to support from Mullumbimby Psychology, if you are seeking mental health support for the floods you can contact our partners Connect to Wellbeing or refer to the attached Flood Support Mental Health fact sheet for additional support options.for additional support options.

Connect To Wellbeing 1300 160 339

Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5pm

Connect to Wellbeing can help direct you to the right information or service that best suits your needs, including:

Healthy Minds
Free counselling program – up to 10 sessions with a mental health professional (including our team of psychologists at Mullumbimby Psychology) trained to support you through challenging times. Services are available in person or over the phone. A GP referral is not required.

Telehealth
Up to 10 free telepsychology sessions using your smartphone, tablet or computer.

Medicare Better Access
Visit your GP for a referral to a Medicare-registered mental health professional, such as a psychologist or mental health social worker, to access up to 20 counselling sessions. A Mental Health Treatment Plan is required. Fees may apply.

Healthy North Coast GP Telehealth service 1800 931 158
Free GP consultations for flood affected communities. Phone or video, 24 hours/7 days.

Thank you for your understanding at this challenging time for many of our local communities. We look forward to moving through this together and building resilience and recovery.

 

COVID-19 Response

The Coronavirus has brought many changes very quickly. Click here to find out more about Mullumbimby Psychology’s response and services available to support you and your loved ones through this challenging time. We have psychologists currently available working across the lifespan and a range of affordable billing options – including for those who have lost their jobs. Call 02 66844748 to find out more or write to us.

Professional Counselling Services

Mullumbimby Psychology provides counselling to support people through life’s challenges. We also provide a range of other services including psychological assessments, organisational psychology services and medico-legal reports. Services are available face-to-face in Mullumbimby on the North Coast of New South Wales. Mullumbimby Psychology use evidence-based therapies that are client-centred.

Providing psychological services to children, adolescents, adults, couples and families across a broad range of issues including depression, anxiety, grief and loss and relationships and parenting skills. Our psychologists are all experienced and chosen for their high degree of empathy and competence. Our practice is located in a professional, quiet and comfortable space in the heart of town. We are able to provide medicare rebates for clients coming under a GP Mental Health Care Plan. We also support clients under a number Employee Assistance Programs, Workers Compensation, Motor Accident Insurance, Victim Services and Veteran Affairs as well as privately paying clients. We can also support clients living locally with disabilities through home visits where it is not physically possible to attend our office. Learn about the services our psychologists provide below and on the Psychologists page.

We can help

We provide face-to-face counselling on the Far North Coast of New South Wales serving: Mullumbimby, Ocean Shores, Brunswick Heads, Byron Bay, Billinudgel, South Golden Beach, Crabbes Creek, Suffolk Park, Federal, Bangalow, Goonengerry, Yelgun, Mooball, Burringbar, Tyagarah and the Northern Rivers region.

Common concerns we can help with

There are many reasons that people seek help from a psychologist. Just as you go see an accountant to get help with your tax, a personal trainer to get help getting fit, people come to see psychologist to improve their mental health. Some of the common reasons people come include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety and phobias
  • Post traumatic stress and trauma counselling
  • Post-natal depression
  • Anti-natal depression
  • Grief and loss
  • Relationship issues and marriage counselling
  • Dealing with change, stress and difficult life events
  • Workplace stress, bullying and harassment
  • Psychological management of critical incidents in the workplace
  • Parent skills training
  • Low self esteem and confidence
  • Deliberate self harm and low level suicidal thinking
  • Personality disorders
  • Pain management
  • Victims of crime
  • Workers’ compensation and insurance claims
  • Medicare rebates and Veteran Affairs