Frequently Asked Questions
We accept Eftpos, Credit Card and Cash Payments.
We also have facilities to process Medicare Rebates with relevant referrals, and Private Health Claims if eligible.
The Therapy Movement is based in Maroochydore, on the Sunshine Coast, in a modern business centre with a range of amenities and transport nearby.
We are open Monday to Friday, and have a number of after hours and Saturday appointments also available. These appointments are in high demand and there may be a wait period to secure a booking.
The Therapy Movement is transparent with qualifications of all of our Clinicians and you can review information about them on our webpage. We take special care in recruiting only the best Clinicians in their respective fields and pay particular focus in matching you with a Clinician that has expertise in your particular area of need. If you wish to book directly through our online booking calendar, you can read about each Clinicians through our ‘our team’ tab.
All of our Clinicians have been accredited in their relevant field and have registered for a Medicare Provider Number for Focussed Psychological Therapies.
All of these professions provide accredited, approved and evidenced psychological services.
A Clinical Psychologist is a mental health professional with specialised training in the diagnosis and psychological treatment of mental, behavioural and emotional illnesses.
A General Psychologist is a mental health professional who has specialised in the assessment and treatment of a broad range of mental, behavioural and emotional illnesses. Our General Psychologists have all specialised in an area of therapy and have extensive experience.
A Mental Health Social Worker is a mental health professional who has specialised in the assessment and treatment of a broad range of mental, behavioural and emotional illnesses. Our Mental Health Social Workers have specialised in the area of Mental Health and therapeutic services, and bring a broad perspective to working with individuals and systems that impact on psychological wellbeing.
A Mental Health Occupational Therapist is a mental health professional who has specialised in the assessment and treatment of a broad range of mental, behavioural and emotional illnesses. Our Mental Health Occupational Therapists have specialised in the area of Mental Health and therapeutic services, and often bring a creative approach to therapy including sensory and creative strategies and interventions.
We discuss at length our confidentiality and consent process with you, as it’s imperative that you understand what we can and cannot do with the information you share. During your first session and before the provision of any sensitive information, we discuss limits to confidentiality and how your information is stored. All of our client files are electronically stored in a secure platform with access limited to The Therapy Movement staff.
Typically our sessions are for 50 minutes.
Family Therapy and Co-Parenting Sessions at times are booked for a longer duration, and this will be discussed with you prior.
You can book directly through our online appointment booking system, or alternatively you can contact us via phone or email.
You can review our fee structure on the website, however out of pocket fees range from $73 – $100 with a valid referral.
You can contact us on 07 5314 1160 to discuss further or book directly through our online booking system.
The Therapy Movement has onsite parking and we are easy to locate through an accessible elevator.
You will meet our friendly reception staff and take a seat in our waiting room until your clinician takes you in for your session.
The first session is an opportunity for you to get to know your Clinician, discuss your reasons for accessing psychological services and to establish a shared plan moving forward.
The Therapy Movement prides itself on supporting you from your first contact and through your time accessing our services.
Yes, we provide psychological services for self-managed and/or plan-managed funds. We do not provide NDIA funded psychological services. Please contact us directly if you have any questions or clarifications regarding provision of NDIS services.