VICTOR C. D. BARNES, PSYCHOLOGIST, HYPNOTHERAPIST
Medicare bulk-billing for qualified clients. Treatments & Counselling (includes hypnotherapy, Cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT), and analytical, cathartic/abreactive techniques (which can involve dream and phantasy work). Note: Would you have your Rolex repaired by a "talented" amateur or someone with a quickie "diploma"? Your mind is much more important. Psychologists are federal government registered (www.AHPRA.gov.au) and university and supervision trained. There are many courses and associations available for "fish slapping" therapists - anyone can start a course or register an association. If your GP won't refer you to a "this or that" therapist and your proposed therapist has never been employed as such in a major mental health facility, and is not recognised by Medicare, then be warned.
Online email counselling: By arrangement.
Reports and Assessments: Human Resource reports, Assessment of psychological injury and other forensic reports for the civil, criminal and family courts.
Reports are based on testing and interviewing. They usually specify and refer to Personality, Intelligence and Interests, reference-checking as required, diagnoses/prognoses where relevant, and recommended treatment where relevant.
FEES & TERMS OF PAYMENT (click here)