SAMANTHA SIMMONDS

Clinical Psychologist

B.Sc Psych, BHSc (Hons), M.Psych (Clin)

"We don't have to do it all alone,

we were never meant to."

Brené Brown

 

ABOUT SAMANTHA

Samantha is a registered Clinical Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and is endorsed as a provider of psychology services under Medicare.

Samantha embodies an authentic and compassionate approach to therapy, specializing in psychodynamic psychotherapy with over 7 years of experience in this framework. She is also trained and experienced in evidence-based therapies including: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) and Mindfulness strategies.

Samantha conducts group therapy at Currumbin Clinic, offering PTSD treatment groups for psychological injuries sustained in the workplace, and DBT groups for individuals with Borderline Personality Disorder. The combination of these practices and experience allows Samantha to support people with varying needs and difficulties, in addition to assisting people in achieving their goals and live fulfilling lives.

AREAS OF SPECIALTY

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Self-esteem issues

  • Relationship / Family issues

  • Grief and Loss

  • Work / Life Stress

  • Adjustment Issues

  • Personal Development 

  • Life Transitions

  • Anger Issues 

  • Trauma

  • Borderline Personality Disorder

  • Pain Management

  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) 

APPOINTMENTS

Individual Appointment

Standard $190 fee
per 50 minute session.

 

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
12pm - 7pm

Online Appointment

Standard $170 fee

per 50 minute session.


Friday Only

 
 
  • Medicare Rebates

    A Medicare rebate of $128.40 per session is available if you obtain a Mental Health Care Plan from your GP. If you are a concession cardholder you may be eligible for a reduced session fee.

  • Health Fund Rebates

    Please check the level of coverage with your private health insurer, as the amount you are reimbursed is specific to your policy and health fund provider.

    Please note, you are not able to claim from both Medicare and your private health fund for the same session.

  • Cancellations

    24 hour notice is required to cancel without incurring a cancellation charge. Cancelling within 24 hours of an appointment will result in a $100 cancellation fee.

CONTACT SAM

ADDRESS:
Suite 23, 2190 Gold Coast Hwy

Miami QLD 4220

EMAIL:
admin@simmondspsychology.com

PHONE:

(07) 5628 7019

FAX:

(07) 5572 8996

 

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