- Telehealth video conferencing
50 minute consultation: $260.00
Click below to see information on:
- Medicare rebates
- Assessments and reports
- Non attended session fees
If you have a Mental Health Care Plan referral to see me from your GP, Medicare will subsidise up to 20 sessions per calendar year with an amount starting from $129.55.
You will receive the lower rebate until you reach your Medicare Safety Net. For more information on the Safety Net click here.
Diagnostic Assessments and Report:
Fees vary, if you require an assessment of this nature, I ask you to first make an initial 50 minute appointment to see me and we will discuss your requirements in this consultation.
Non Attended Session Fees:
I require 2 full working days (Monday-Friday only) notice should you need to cancel or re-schedule your appointment. You must do this by telephone.
– If you give us 2 or more business days’ notice: no fee
– Less than 2 business days: full consultation fee
Out of courtesy to our professional relationship, I request that you provide at least 7 days notice to cancel an appointment as I have limited appointments available.
- Friday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Hello, my name is Dr Lauren Ban
I work with with adolescents (16+) and adults who may be experiencing trauma and loss, depression, anxiety, a life crisis, self esteem concerns and other kinds of emotional difficulties.
My main areas of expertise are around treating people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, as well as working with survivors of torture and trauma.
My therapeutic style involves a person-centered, holistic approach that addresses the psychological, physical, emotional and spiritual dimensions of a person’s life. I employ a range of therapeutic techniques including: Cognitive Behavioural therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment therapy (ACT) and other mindfulness-based techniques, Solution Focused therapy and other strengths based approaches, Narrative therapy and a Family Systems approaches and Creative/ Arts based techniques. The techniques are designed to support your capacity to thrive, to move beyond current blocks you may be experiencing and empower you to sustain long-term well-being.
I see clients who have:
- Trauma/Post-traumatic stress
- Self-esteem concerns/life crisis
- Relationship difficulties/family problems
- Clients from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds