Psychological and counselling services are intended to support positive mental health and well-being, and for the treatment of mental, nervous or emotional conditions, such as stress, anxiety or trauma.
Every calendar year (January to December), you and your dependants each have a per person combined maximum of $1,000 (Enhanced) or $600 (Core) for psychological and counselling services, and assessment fees. Sessions, including telephone and video call sessions, will be covered up to $180 per psychology session (administered by a psychologist or other noted eligible provider) and $120 per counselling session (administered by an eligible counsellor). Assessments will be covered to a maximum of $300 per assessment.
Please note: Group/family psychology and counselling services are covered and prorated based on the number of patients attending.
Services must be provided by any of the following:
Receipts for claim submissions must include the:
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