- Maitland Business Central, Level1, 14 Bulwer Street, MAITLAND, NSW, 2320, AUSTRALIA
- +61 411 252534
David Broadbent may be able to help you even if you cannot make it to his practice. Tele-health, allows you to receive the benefits of psychological treatment at a time and place that suits you. If you have a busy schedule, or find it hard to travel, online treatment may be just the solution you need.
In this period of uncertainty and lockdowns (along with just plain personal responsibilty) that has become part of this COVID19 World, online treatment may be just what the doctor ordered. The Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) currently has specialist item numbers to allow anyone with a GP Mental Health Care Plan to receive online threatment- where deemed clinically appropriate by David.
Online counseling with David Broadbent takes place on a web-based audio-visual platform that is fully compliant with all professional and government privacy regulations.
Examples of platforms we use are Zoom, Skype, Duo, Facetime, GoToMeeting, WhatsApp, MS Teams. We are also able to incorporate any platform that you may have access to.
This means you get the same level of absolute confidentiality that you would receive in the practice itself. In online counselling you can expect the same warmth, compassion, integrity, and humor that David gives to all hispatients, but in a location that suits you.
Online counselling might be the right fit for you if:
If you are interested in exploring online psychology treatment with David Broadbent then click here to complete our online referral process.
Online psychology treatment will normally only be available to customers within Australia.
It is also only offered when clinically appropriate and is not appropriate for crisis intervention.
Online psychology treatment is not appropriate for people with thoughts of suicide or homicide.
Help is available at the:-
National Suicide Hotline CALL 1300 659 467
Lifeline Australia CALL 13 11 14