|home||find a counsellor||counsellor list||our locations||help||urgent|
Areas of Competence
- Relationship Problems
- Mental Illness
Client Age Group
- Adult (27 - 70)
- Young Adult (17 - 26)
Claims and Rebates
- Medicare Claim
- Private Health Insurance
Bernie McCarthy is a Clinical Psychologist since 1996 with an MA (Clin Psych) from University of Melbourne, BA (Hons) Deakin University and BTheol (Melb College of Divinity).
Bernie uses Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy (ISTDP) with most clients. This form of therapy is evidence-based and effective with most emotional problems including depression, anxiety, eating disorders, compulsive conditions, phobias. There is evidence for its effectiveness with a wide range of physical health conditions for which there is no medical explanation. For more information about ISTDP go to www.istdp.net.au.
His Medicare Provider Number is 2820553H. You may claim Medicare rebates for Clinical Psychology Services.
Initial session is 90 minutes and the fee is $195. Subsequent sessions are 50-60 minutes and the fee is $165. Session length may be extended by arrangement.
Available hours (shown in orange)
Make an appointment with Bernie