Psychology Services2019-09-04T15:49:55+10:00

Psychology Services

If you or someone you care for is seriously injured or in need of urgent help please call Triple Zero (000) or visit your nearest hospital.

Hunter Primary Care does not provide a crisis mental health service. If you or someone you know needs assistance please call the Mental Health Line (24/7) 1800 011 511.

The Hunter Primary Care Psychology Services team provide psychological counselling services for people with common mental health conditions and substance use problems. Our services aim to help those who need financial assistance to access community mental health services. There are no fees to access any of our psychology services.

Our team are highly experienced and skilled at addressing common primary mental health care presentations.

Your clinician will work closely with you to develop strategies to help you achieve your therapy goals. We will also keep in contact with your GP and keep them up to date with your treatment plan and goals.

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What services are available?

General Psychology

Services for adolescents and adults who would benefit from psychological treatment.

Child Psychology Service

Services to support children, under 12 years of age, who have, or are at risk of developing, a mild to moderate mental health, childhood behavioural or emotional disorder.

Drug and Alcohol Counselling Services

Services for people, aged 16 years and over, who are experiencing mild or moderate substance misuse, often associated with mental health issues.

Perinatal Services

Services for women and their families experiencing emotional distress during pregnancy and early parenthood.

YARN: Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Services

Culturally appropriate services are available for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people who have, or are at risk of developing, a mild to moderate mental disorder.

Learn more about our Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islanders Services

Williamtown Contamination Service

Psychological services for people who have been affected by contamination in the Williamtown area.