Herbal Medicine Week ~ 26 Oct-1 Nov 2020

Celebrate Herbal Medicine From the 26th October – 1st November 2020 we are celebrating Herbal Medicine in Australia. Join us as we present a range of events and workshops to educate and inspire you. ABOUT HERBAL MEDICINE Herbal medicine is the use of plants and plant extracts to manage illness and enhance overall health and…

Upwey Psychology Shop

We can provide herbal medicine prescriptions and refills for existing clients Parcels will be delivered by Australia Post Deliveries to Australian Post Codes only Orders will be sent Express Post on Mondays Click the image below to Order

Subsidised Telehealth Sessions extended by 6 months

Government support for telehealth services extended by six months as toll continues … The Federal Government will extend subsidised telehealth sessions for an extra six months, as part of a $2 billion top up to keep protective health measures going. Key points: The telehealth scheme was due to finish at the end of this month…

News ~ What do you do when you can’t afford therapy? … Apps!

Top 25 Mental Health Apps: An Effective Alternative for When You Can’t Afford Therapy What do you do when you can’t afford therapy but are struggling to handle your mental illness alone? You could download an app. In recent years, there’s been a proliferation of mental health apps available to smartphone users. These reasonably-priced, or…

How do TeleHealth Consultations ‘really’ go?

We all need a little humour in our lives to help “get through” tough times. Adapting to working and living and generally ‘getting the job done’ online through interactive platforms like Zoom is presenting us with lots of challenges and a few opportunities to laugh a little. Here is YouTube Comedienne Lilly Singh’s perspective on…

News ~ PM releases $2.4 Billion to protect Australians

Telephone and Video Consultations with Medicare Rebates The Australian Government has unveiled a comprehensive $2.4 billion health package to protect all Australians, including vulnerable groups such as the elderly, those with chronic conditions and Indigenous communities, from the …. The package provides unprecedented support across primary care, aged care, hospitals, research and the national medical…

News ~ TeleHealth Sessions are Available

*Medicare Rebates are available for all TeleHealth Sessions until 31 March 2021 We are pleased to announce are able to offer TeleHealth Sessions for Psychological Support Services . Bushfire Response Medicare Rebated Sessions are available for individuals … who self refer who are located anywhere in Australia Better Access Medicare Rebated Sessions are available for…

News ~ New Medicare Items for Psych Services

New Medicare items available to all Australians People affected by bushfires can access mental health treatment without a referral or mental health treatment plan from 17 January 2020. Consultations may be in person or via Telehealth or Video Conferencing. Also, in order to access these services, it is not necessary that you were actually in…