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Welcome to Lavendla Therapy

Life constantly exposes us to new trials. Trials that can be difficult to understand, handle and get through. Our psychologists guide and support you. You get new tools to find balance in everyday life. With us there are no stupid questions, we meet you where you are at and based on your conditions.

You can choose a psychologist yourself on this page, or if you prefer, you can fill out our contact form and we will help you get in touch with a counsellor who fits your needs.

– We are Lavendla. Our goal is to make the difficult easier.

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FAQs

How much does it cost to talk to a psychologist in Dulwich-Hill?

The cost of talking to a psychologist in Dulwich-Hill can vary depending on several factors, such as the psychologist’s experience, the type of consultation (online), and the length of the session. On average, a session can cost between $130 and $245 AUD. It is important to check with the specific psychologist or clinic for exact prices. Some psychologists also offer pricing based on income, which can make services more accessible.

Do you need a referral to a psychologist?

No, it is not necessary to have a referral to make an appointment with a psychologist in Dulwich-Hill. You can directly contact a psychologist or psychotherapist to make an appointment. This makes the process quick and easy, and you can choose the psychologist that best suits your needs and preferences. However, if you have private health insurance, you may want to check with your insurer whether they require a referral to cover the costs.

Do psychologists offer online consultations?

Yes, many psychologists in Dulwich-Hill now offer online consultations, which is a flexible and accessible option for those who prefer or need remote appointments. Online consultations can take place via video or phone call and are as confidential as face-to-face appointments.

What can I expect during the first meeting with a psychologist?

During the first session, the psychologist will want to get to know you and understand the challenges or concerns you are experiencing. You will discuss your goals for therapy and receive information about how the therapy process works. It’s also a time for you to ask questions and find out if the psychologist is right for you. Remember, it is important that you feel comfortable and confident with your psychologist to get the best possible results from the therapy.

How long does a typical psychology session take in Dulwich-Hill?

A standard psychology session in Dulwich-Hill usually lasts between 45 and 60 minutes. This can vary depending on the psychologist’s approach and the client’s specific needs. Some forms of therapy may involve longer or shorter sessions. It is important to discuss and agree the length of the session with your psychologist before starting the therapy.

Are psychological services in Dulwich-Hill confidential?

Yes, confidentiality is a fundamental principle in psychological counselling and therapy. Psychologists in Dulwich-Hill are bound by confidentiality and do not share information about their clients with third parties without the client’s explicit consent, except in situations where there is a legal obligation to report, such as when there is a risk of serious harm.

Do I need to choose a psychologist who specializes in my specific issues?

It can be helpful to choose a psychologist who has experience or specializes in the areas related to your specific challenges or issues. This ensures that the psychologist has the relevant knowledge and tools to provide you with the best possible support. Our website provides information about the psychologists’ areas of specialization, which can assist you in making your choice.

Can I change psychologists if I am not satisfied after a few sessions?

Absolutely. It is important that you feel comfortable and trust your psychologist. If for some reason you don’t feel that the co-operation is working, it is perfectly acceptable to switch to another psychologist. We encourage you to discuss your feelings and expectations with your psychologist to see if the situation can be improved before you decide to switch.

How can I find a suitable psychologist in Dulwich-Hill?

To find a suitable psychologist in Dulwich-Hill, you can start by visiting the personal profiles of our qualified psychologists here on our website. You can see their specializations, available appointments, and their background and client testimonials.

What should I do if I need urgent psychological help?

If you need urgent psychological help, you should immediately contact emergency services on 000 or Lifeline Australia on 13 11 14 (24 hour service).  There are also on-call psychologists and crisis centres that can provide support in emergency situations. It is important not to wait if you feel your situation is urgent.

How often should you see a psychologist?

The frequency of psychological meetings varies depending on the needs of the individual and the specific form of therapy. Some may benefit from weekly sessions, while others may need to meet more or less frequently. It is important to discuss and plan this with your psychologist, who can make recommendations based on your unique circumstances.

Can I get help with specific psychological challenges such as anxiety or depression?

Absolutely. Psychologists are trained to deal with a variety of psychological challenges, including anxiety, depression, stress, relationship problems and more. When looking for a psychologist, you can look for someone who has specialized in the area most relevant to your needs.

Lavendla helps you get in touch with a psychologist—today!

At Lavendla, we understand the importance of mental health and how challenging it can be to seek help. That is why we have made it easy to get in touch with qualified psychologists. Our commitment is to “make the difficult easier” and we are here to support you every step of the way on your journey to better mental health.

Flexible options for all needs

Online

In today’s digital world, accessibility is key. Lavendla offers secure and private video conferencing via our own video conferencing service. You can easily connect with your psychologist from the comfort of your own home, saving both time and resources.

 

Our commitment to your journey

  • Qualified experts: Our psychologists are carefully selected for their expertise and commitment to the client’s well-being.

 

  • Personalized care plans: We understand that each individual is unique. Therefore, we create care plans that are tailored to meet your specific needs and goals.

 

  • Confidentiality and security: Your privacy is our top priority. Our meetings are confidential, and our video conferencing service is designed with your safety in mind.

First step to change

Taking the first step can feel overwhelming, but remember that we are here to support you. Our psychologists are trained to help you deal with and overcome mental health challenges, whether it’s stress, anxiety, depression or other issues that affect your everyday life.

Here’s how to get started:

  • Visit our psychologists’ pages and explore their competencies and profiles.
  • Choose the meeting format  remote. via video conferencing.
  • Book an appointment that suits you, and start your journey towards better mental health.

Contact a Lavendla psychologist today

At Lavendla, we are dedicated to giving our clients the help they need to navigate life’s challenges. With our flexible appointment options and qualified psychologists, we are here to make your mental health journey easier and more accessible. Remember, the first step is the most important, and we are here to support you on every step of your journey.