What does the Flinders University Psychology Clinic offer and how much does it cost?
The Flinders University Psychology Clinic accepts referrals in five areas:
- psycho-educational assessments of children and adolescents (testing of intelligence and academic achievement)
This service costs $320 per assessment for children. The cost of the assessment includes a brief initial
interview, testing sessions, questionnaire/s sent to kindergarten/school staff, a feedback session and a report.
- assessment and treatment of anxiety and stress problems in children and adolescents
- assessment and treatment of behaviour problems in children
- assessment and treatment of anxiety disorders in adults
Except for sleep problems, fees for the above services are set at $30 for an initial intake interview (90 minutes duration) and $20 per subsequent session (60 minutes duration). Student discount rates are available for Flinders University students.
Who provides the services?
Services are provided by postgraduate clinical psychology trainees (5th and 6th year of training) and supervised by our senior psychologist Levina Clark. The Clinic Coordinator is Prof Tracey Wade.
Dr Levina Clark has experience in child and adolescent mental health and health psychology in the public sector. Her area of clinical interest is working with children and adolescents with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties, alongside their families and associated school communities and agencies. She is also experienced in psycho-educational assessment. Dr Clark has also been involved in research in the areas of body image in children, trauma in children and adults, early psychosis, and transition from adolescent to adult services in acute care settings. She is involved with the supervision of Honours and Post-Graduate students in the School of Psychology at Flinders University.
Clinic opening times and contact details
The Clinic is open on Thursdays and Fridays. If you would like to discuss a referral or the Clinic’s services with Levina, please contact us on 8201 2311. Alternatively, if you have an urgent query and would like to talk to someone Monday to Wednesday you can contact the Psychology Office on 8201 2192 or 8201 2416.
Where is the Clinic located?
The Flinders University Psychology Clinic is located at Flinders University, Sturt Road, Bedford Park in Social Sciences North. Click here to view the Flinders Campus Psychology Clinic Map 2012.pdf (PDF 2MB) .