Docklands Psychologist

Remember the reason you’re here – You’re worth it.

  • Our locations are private practices and welcome clients without a GP referral but do not offer bulk billing.
  • Our practitioners are career professionals who partner with their clients who are seeking exceptional outcomes.
  • No one can put a value on obtaining clarity, peace of mind, reconnecting with yourself, or becoming the true you. It is essential for you to take that first step, then the next, and the next in order to work through the issues that have been holding you back.
  • Our practitioners believe in providing an affordable service for clients with competitive fees which reflects our practitioner’s experience, professionalism, caring and respectful manner to help you regain your well-being.

Docklands location and access

The office address is Shop 4/860 Collins St, Docklands and is incorporated into a multi-discipline allied health practice called Docklands Health.

Address

Shop 4/860 Collins St, Docklands

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Consultation hours

Business Hours: Thursday only: 8.00am – 7.00pm

Public Transport to Counselling in Melbourne - Melbourne Train

Public transport

Public Transport to Counselling in Melbourne - Melbourne Tram

Collins Landing | Collins St

Walking Distance to Counselling in Melbourne

3-min walk

Parking

Street parking is available – please note car parking times & rules, as Parking Officers are highly visible in this area.

Off-Street parking options:

CarePARK (EXO Car Parking) – 55 Merchant St, Docklands VIC 3008

CarePARK (EXO Docklands) – Seafarer Lane, Docklands VIC 3008

Docklands Fees & Rebates

5

Standard fee - $190

5

Saturday fee - $210

5

Your medicare rebate $87.45

Member - Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Recommended Fee $254

(Individual 50-min session)

Dr Malcolm Winstanley-Cross - Psychologist at Counselling in Melbourne

Dr Malcolm Winstanley-Cross

Psychologist

BA (Hons) Psychology, MA (Hons) Clinical Psychology, PhD

Your psychologist may disucss with you the benefits of having an extended counselling session. Extended sessions attract a higher fee.

A concession fee may be applicable for health care card holders and pensioners: please inquire with your psychologist at the end of your first consultation.

5

Standard fee - $220

5

Saturday fee - $250

5

Your medicare rebate $126.50

Member - Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Recommended Fee $254

(Individual 50-min session)

Your psychologist may disucss with you the benefits of having an extended counselling session. Extended sessions attract a higher fee.

A concession fee may be applicable for health care card holders and pensioners: please inquire with your psychologist at the end of your first consultation.

Currently we have no clinical psychologist appointments available.

Couples/Marriage and Family Psychologists and Counsellors are mental health professionals who base their practice on developing a deep rapport with couples and individuals in order to develop insightfulness, self-awareness and compassion for their complex feelings, emotions and individual stories. This helps enable individuals to make lasting, positive, healthy changes in their lives.

The three main areas couples can explore and resolve involving counselling are issues related to interpersonal, intrapsychic and/or personal nature.

Your couples/marriage psaychologist or counsellor require in-depth addtional training and education to utilise a variety of therapeutic interventions, modalities, and theoretical orientations to support couples in need of counselling.

5

Standard fee - $210

5

Sessions are 55-min in duration

5

Medicare rebate

There is no Medicare rebate is available for couples therapy unless your GP has recommended and provided one person in the relationhsip with a Mental Health Care Plan (MHCP). Please discuss directly with your practitioner.

Dr Malcolm Winstanley-Cross - Psychologist at Counselling in Melbourne

Dr Malcolm Winstanley-Cross

Psychologist

BA (Hons) Psychology, MA (Hons) Clinical Psychology, PhD

Thank you for choosing to partner with Counselling in Melbourne to rediscover the real you. As apart of our ‘best practice’ policy and to maximise your time with your psychologist or counsellor, please print off and fill out the ‘Client Consent-Disclosure Form’ and bring with you to your first appointment. The ‘Client Privacy Information Act’ is for your reference only.

Client Disclosure Statement

Client Disclosure Statement

Client Intake Form

Counselling in Melbourne Client Registration Sheet

General Psychologists

5

Standard fee - $190

5

Saturday fee - $210

5

Your medicare rebate $87.45

Member - Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Recommended Fee $254

(Individual 50-min session)

Dr Malcolm Winstanley-Cross - Psychologist at Counselling in Melbourne

Dr Malcolm Winstanley-Cross

Psychologist

BA (Hons) Psychology, MA (Hons) Clinical Psychology, PhD

Your psychologist may disucss with you the benefits of having an extended counselling session. Extended sessions attract a higher fee.

A concession fee may be applicable for health care card holders and pensioners: please inquire with your psychologist at the end of your first consultation.

Clinical Psychologists

5

Standard fee - $220

5

Saturday fee - $250

5

Your medicare rebate $126.50

Member - Australian Psychological Society (MAPS)

Recommended Fee $254

(Individual 50-min session)

Your psychologist may disucss with you the benefits of having an extended counselling session. Extended sessions attract a higher fee.

A concession fee may be applicable for health care card holders and pensioners: please inquire with your psychologist at the end of your first consultation.

Currently we have no clinical psychologist appointments available.

Couples / Marriage Counselling

Couples/Marriage and Family Psychologists and Counsellors are mental health professionals who base their practice on developing a deep rapport with couples and individuals in order to develop insightfulness, self-awareness and compassion for their complex feelings, emotions and individual stories. This helps enable individuals to make lasting, positive, healthy changes in their lives.

The three main areas couples can explore and resolve involving counselling are issues related to interpersonal, intrapsychic and/or personal nature.

Your couples/marriage psaychologist or counsellor require in-depth addtional training and education to utilise a variety of therapeutic interventions, modalities, and theoretical orientations to support couples in need of counselling.

5

Standard fee - $210

5

Sessions are 55-min in duration

5

Medicare rebate

There is no Medicare rebate is available for couples therapy unless your GP has recommended and provided one person in the relationhsip with a Mental Health Care Plan (MHCP). Please discuss directly with your practitioner.

Dr Malcolm Winstanley-Cross - Psychologist at Counselling in Melbourne

Dr Malcolm Winstanley-Cross

Psychologist

BA (Hons) Psychology, MA (Hons) Clinical Psychology, PhD

New clients

Thank you for choosing to partner with Counselling in Melbourne to rediscover the real you. As apart of our ‘best practice’ policy and to maximise your time with your psychologist or counsellor, please print off and fill out the ‘Client Consent-Disclosure Form’ and bring with you to your first appointment. The ‘Client Privacy Information Act’ is for your reference only.

Client Disclosure Statement

Client Disclosure Statement

Client Intake Form

Counselling in Melbourne Client Registration Sheet

Your first appointment

On your appointment confirmation and appointment reminder emails - Can you please click on the Intake Form link and fill out this form online. This will save you time and allows your psychologist to spend more time with you. Appointments are 50 minutes in duration

Client confidentiality

Information regarding your appointment will remain confidential unless there is risk of harm to you or others, as otherwise
required by law.

Medicare & Private Health Insurance Rebates

Counselling in Melbourne psychologists are registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and have Medicare provider numbers, enabling you to claim a Medicare rebate for your counselling session. By obtaining a GP, psychiatrist or paediatrician referral in the form of a Mental Health Care Plan, you could be eligible to receive a rebate for up 6 to 10 individual counselling sessions per calendar year. Your referring doctor will assess your progress after the first six sessions. To find out how to obtain a rebate download the Australian Psychological Society Ltd Medicare Fact Sheet. If you have extras cover you will be able to claim a rebate from your health fund provider. As the rebate varies depending on your level of cover please call your Health Provider for more information.

 

Medicare Rebates deposited directly into your account

Counselling in Melbourne can process your Medicare rebate for you at the time you settle your account. No filling in forms, no trips to Medicare, no waiting in line… OR Process your own Medicare rebate using the Express Plus Medicare mobile app Simply download the myGov app, log on with you myGov username and password. Set up your 4 digit PIN and accept terms and conditions Express Plus Medicare is available for Apple devices with iOS5+ and Android devices with version 2.3.3+.

 

Our Docklands clinic

Counselling in Melbourne - Docklands location
Counselling in Melbourne - Docklands location
Counselling in Melbourne - Docklands location
Counselling in Melbourne - Docklands location
Counselling in Melbourne - Docklands location
Counselling in Melbourne - Docklands location
Counselling in Melbourne - Docklands location
Counselling in Melbourne - Docklands location

Counselling in Melbourne

Top 5 things you need to know

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Our locations are private practices & do not offer bulk billing

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 Medicare rebates can be processed after your session

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Our locations are conveniently located for ease of access

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Our experienced practitioners have worked in the public & private sectors

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Our practitioners are focused on achieving long-lasting client outcomes

COVID-19 & Confidential online counselling appointments now available