For some people, maintaining a healthy weight range is a constant struggle. You may be overweight or obese, battle with losing or maintaining weight loss, have distorted body image or have troublesome eating patterns.
All these issues have a negative impact on your health and wellbeing and can lead to feelings of depression, guilt and being ‘out of control’.
Counselling can help with weight management if you:
Your Life Resolutions Psychologist can help support you in your weight management goals. Counselling can be effective in helping you learn ways to safely lose weight and maintain weight loss.
It can also assist you set realistic and achievable weight loss goals, develop skills to manage set backs or slip ups and learn how to develop a more positive self-esteem and body image.
Life Resolutions also provides counselling for Eating Disorders.
Medicare rebates are available for psychological treatment by registered psychologists under the Australian Government’s Better Access to Mental Health Care initiative.
This scheme provides considerable financial assistance to people living with mental heath problems, allowing them greater access to psychologists and providing more affordable mental healthcare.
To access the Medicare Rebate, you need your GP, psychiatrist or paediatrician to complete a detailed mental health assessment and prepare a Mental Health Treatment Plan before referring you to a psychologist.
You may be eligible to receive Medicare rebates immediately into your bank account when paying for your session by cash, credit card, EFTPOS or cheque at all Life Resolutions locations.
Where is Our Weight Management Service Located?
We are conveniently located Suite 6/82 Meadowlands Road, Carindale, QLD 4152, Australia.
To find out how we can help call today on 1300 668 256