Welcoming Mark Newman to the Lakeside Rooms team

“Click here“ to learn more about Mark. Mark Newman, clinical psychologist, is joining Lakeside Rooms in January 2022.  Mark completed his Bachelor of Social Sciences (Hons) majoring in psychology and Masters in Psychology (Clinical) at Bond University. Before studying psychology as a mature aged student Mark work in several diverse fields, including sports coaching, green […]

Extension of Telehealth Psychology Sessions until 31/12/2021

Telehealth Psychology Sessions extended The federal government has announced another extension to the national COVID-19 health response. As part of this announcement, the Government has indicated it will extend the Medicare funding for allied health telehealth services and care until 31 December 2021. We have had confirmation that this extension includes telehealth psychology sessions. This means […]

Limited bookings available

Increasing numbers of people are accessing mental health services in Australia an Lakeside Rooms have a waiting list for New Patient Referrals. Lakeside Rooms have been experiencing a high demand for appointments and we currently have limited bookings available with most of our psychologists and psychiatrists. Some practitioners do not have any appointments available for […]

In Person Appointments

  Who? Some of our practitioners will be offering in person sessions. Please carefully check your sms reminder to identify if your appointment is via Telehealth or In Person with the option for Telehealth. You will still have the option to have sessions via Telehealth rather than In Person. Please advise us when confirming your […]

Apps available for COVID-19 Updates from Australian Government

Stay informed. Download the official government “Coronavirus Australia” app in the Apple App Store or Google Play, or join their WhatsApp channel on iOS or Android.   Click on links below:   Apple Click here   Google Play Click here   WhatsApp Messanger iOS Click here   WhatsApp Messanager Android Click here

COVID19 Information

We remain committed to continuing to provide a safe and compassionate service to our clients.   In the difficult context of COVID-19, we have given great thought to how we may approach the coming weeks with measured Wise Mind action as a response as a Community.   As such:   • We ask any of […]

Eating Disorders: New Medicare Items

New item numbers effective from 1st Nov 2019 You may have heard about the new Medicare items numbers for eating disorders effective from the 1st of November 2019. Here we take you through the key points of this initiative including information that addresses the many questions we have been getting about this initiative from both […]

Resource & Articles

    You might like to check out out our Resources & Articles page to view some interesting articles or website links.   Our Facebook page also has regular posts of blog style articles and links.    

DBT Information Sessions for family and/or friends

DBT was originally developed to treat chronically suicidal individuals diagnosed with borderline personality disorder (BPD), and it is now recognized as the gold standard psychological treatment for this population. In addition, research has shown that it is effective in treating a wide range of other disorders such as substance dependence, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), […]