I charge a fee which is a compromise based on the Commonwealth Government’s schedule fee.
A psychiatrist is a doctor/medical practitioner with extra training and experience in dealing with emotional, psychological and personal problems.
People I see have been referred for my opinion about their problems.
People know of psychiatry from the books they have read, the movies they have seen and from stories they have heard.
General advice about healthy living and a happy lifestyle applies to all persons and I strongly recommend thinking carefully about
I like my patients to be fully informed about the nature of their problems and to have a basic understanding of why they have developed them.
In situations where a person is unsure about my assessment or my treatment suggestions I fully support their obtaining another opinion from a specialist of their choosing.