Psychologist in Sandgate, QLD

About Dr Wendy

As a psychologist, Wendy can help with many of the everyday problems that can seriously affect an older person’s ability to enjoy life as well as assist with a wide range of staff issues. She not only provides psychological services to the elderly, but also provides staff training and support in the management of the psychological and behavioural symptoms that affect those resident in aged care facilities. Some of the areas in which she provides assessment and treatment for residents and training (for staff) include:

  • Assessment & Management of Challenging Behaviours & Chronic Pain
  • Dementia – Nature, Assessment & Management
  • Depression/Grief & Loss Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Fears, Phobias, Anxiety, Panic Attacks
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Other Topics in Gerontology
  • Negotiation & Conflict Management
  • Team Building
  • Work-Related Stress Disorders
 

Fees and Rebates for Individual Clients

Consultation fees vary with the type of service provided. In some cases, the fees can be adjusted to take into account some aspects of a client’s financial circumstances.

Government Payments

Psychological services are not covered by Medicare. However, MedicarePlus has provided assistance for some individuals since 1st July 2004. Others who might be eligible for government support are victims of crime, those injured in the workplace/traffic accident and veterans.

Private Health Insurance

Funds often include a rebate for psychological services. As the availability and type of rebate varies across the different funds and the type of cover purchased, contact with that fund will reveal the extent of the rebate.

Fees and Rebates for Aged Care Facilities

Consultation and Education Fees vary with the type of service required. Quotes will be provided. That document will set out the costs associated with the provision of the education sessions, staff supervision and report/s requested.



Wendy L BROWN
  D Clin Psych, M Clin Psych,
  B A Hons Psych (UQ), MAPS

07 3269-0209
07 3269-3205

Dr Wendy L BROWN
  Suite 6 Sandgate Arcade
  Cnr Brighton Rd & Second Ave
  Sandgate QLD 4017

[email protected]drwendy.com.au