If you have a National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) plan, you may be eligible for financial support for psychology and counselling services. Our NDIS-supported psychologists and counsellors can help you with a range of issues, including:
- Anxiety and depression
- Trauma and PTSD
- Relationships and family problems
- Stress management
- Grief and loss
- Autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities
- Learning disabilities
- Acquired brain injuries
- Chronic illness and pain management
We accept referrals for clients who are self- or plan-managing their funding under the NDIS. Having worked extensively within a trans-disciplinary model within NDIS, our therapists are familiar with NDIS regulations and requirements. We understand the needs and challenges of people living with a disability in both metropolitan and regional communities and the specific barriers they face when it comes to accessing quality allied health care.
At Minds Online, we deliver psychological and therapeutic interventions remotely for our clients, using their NDIS funding. Our sessional fees are fully covered by NDIS funding and are below the recommended rate set by the NDIS.
Our highly skilled clinicians have extensive experience in providing remote services to people living with disabilities and those desiring convenience. We offer individual assessment, intervention and support for families, careers and support staff.
As online psychologists Australia professionals, we embrace finding creative solutions and supporting people in overcoming barriers to receiving the assistance they need. We offer flexible options for engagement, including low-tech service delivery if preferred.
Our therapists and mental health professionals work closely with people seeking help, providing guidance and meaningful interventions. Contact us and we will be happy to walk you through the process.
NDIS and Minds Online
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is a government initiative aimed at providing Australians under the age of 65 who have permanent and significant disabilities with the necessary support to live an enriched life. It’s a new way of providing individualized support, ensuring everyone gets the help they need.
Recognizing the immense impact of psychological well-being on overall quality of life, the initiative connects individuals with skilled psychologists and counsellors who provide mental health services tailored to their unique needs. The primary goal is to invest in people with disabilities early on, providing them with the necessary resources to participate actively in their communities and contribute to the economy.
Our team is committed to providing outstanding personalized and comprehensive psychological care to individuals facing various types of mental health conditions. We understand that everyone confronts unique challenges during their journeys, and we are here to help our clients navigate those with as much support as possible.
Why Choose Our NDIS Psychologists
Minds Online is deeply committed to serving NDIS participants. We understand the unique challenges faced by individuals living with disabilities, especially in regional communities.
Our services are tailored for:
From individual assessments to interventions and support for families, careers, and support staff.
Our seasoned clinicians have vast experience delivering remote services, making sure that quality care is accessible regardless of location.
We offer varied engagement options, including low-tech service delivery for those who prefer it. Our team is always on standby to guide clients through the process.
Our sessional fees are fully covered by NDIS funding and are set below the recommended rate. Additionally, under the Federal Government’s Better Access initiative, individuals can access a Medicare rebate for up to 10 sessions per calendar year with a mental health care plan NDIS.
We value strong relationships and open communication with our referrers, ensuring a holistic approach to mental health care.
Support for NDIS clients
Minds Online caters to clients of all ages who have received funding under the NDIS.
Our team is comprised of NDIS psychologists and therapists with extensive experience in the mental health, education, and disability fields. At Minds Online, we make sure each person receives the attention of an NDIS psychologist, guaranteeing them the quality care they deserve, no matter where they are.
Scheduling an appointment
For those new to Minds Online, a new client enquiry form is available here. Returning patients have a direct booking option available. If you’re uncertain which service suits you best, simply leave your details, and the Minds Online team will contact you.
Remember, you’re not alone. Our dedicated team of professionals is ready to guide you through every challenge.
Ready to embark on a transformative journey towards better mental health? Book an appointment with us. Your path to well-being starts here.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are NDIS psychology services?
These are mental health services provided under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). These services include psychological assessments, counselling, therapeutic treatments, and strategies for behaviour support. The objective is to help individuals with disabilities manage their mental health condition and enhance their well-being.
Who can benefit from NDIS psychology services?
Individuals with a disability that impacts their mental well-being can benefit from our psychology services. This includes individuals dealing with anxiety, depression, PTSD, behavioural disorders, and so on. These services can support your journey towards improving your mental health and overall well-being.
How can I start receiving mental health services at Mind Online?
To begin your journey at Minds Online, you can schedule an appointment with us. This initial consultation will allow us to understand your needs and explain how our services may aid you. Share your NDIS plan with us for better service alignment.
What should I expect from the therapy sessions?
Individual therapy sessions vary as per the unique needs of clients. Generally, you should expect an engaging, safe, and compassionate space where you can openly share your thoughts and feelings. Our therapists use varying therapeutic techniques and integrate support strategies tailored to each individual’s circumstances.
Are the therapy sessions confidential?
Yes, all therapy sessions are confidential. Minds Online strictly adheres to the ethical obligations of confidentiality in medical and therapeutic settings. We share information about your case only with your consent and in accordance with relevant professional and legal guidelines.
How do I know if my NDIS plan covers psychology services?
Every plan is tailored to meet the unique needs of the participant. To understand the support and services covered by your plan, it is best to review it thoroughly. If psychological support and therapy are part of your treatment, it’s likely that your plan covers such services. For clarity, you can discuss this with your NDIS representative or with our team at Minds Online.
If you have any additional questions or concerns, our team is always ready and eager to assist you. At Minds Online, we are driven to provide quality mental health services that are accessible, inclusive, and beneficial for all our clients. Don’t hesitate. Reach out today!
The multi-disciplinary team at Minds Online consists of Clinical & Registered Psychologists and Medicare-Registered Occupational Therapists. We share a passion for delivering quality mental health care to individuals and families across Australia.
Director, Clinical Psychologist
Mental Health OT / Counsellor