Not everyone needs support all the time, however, sometimes when people are having difficulties they find it can be useful to speak with someone who will not judge them and who will offer them some support during difficult times.
Newport Health & Wellbeing provides support and care to individuals, couples, children and families in our community. We are a group of experienced clinicians in the mental health and education field who have established a new multidisciplinary practice. We come from a variety of professional backgrounds including psychology, social work and family therapy.
Our service is committed to providing a confidential and safe environment, which ensures that all people are treated in a respectful, nurturing, and supportive manner.
Our experienced clinicians can provide you with support for a range of issues including:
Each of our practitioners can be contacted by phone or email. Please review their profile to see who will be best suited to meet your individual or family needs. All of our practitioners are qualified professionals and have expertise in a wide range of issues.
Child and Adolescent Counselling
Education and Training
Newport Health & Wellbeing Centre has experienced significant growth over the past three years and is looking for contract clinicians (psychologists and social workers) who are interested in working with Newport Counselling & Psychology Service. Professionals who have recently graduated or have previous counselling experience will be offered ongoing supervision and support (clinical and administrative) in this role and be referred clients on a regular basis.
For more information, please contact Kristen on 0425 788 001 or by email to receive an expression of interest application.
2017 BEING HELD PROGRAM
WHEN: Term 1 - Wednesday 1st February – Wednesday 26th March 2017
WHERE: Newport Health & Wellbeing – 35 Challis St, Newport
TIME: 10:00 am – 11:00 am
FACILITATOR: Kristen Fawcett (Social Worker/Family Therapist)
COSTS: Weekly $20 per week
MEDICARE REBATE available with a GP REFERRAL:
Medicare Rebate ($19) per session with Referral from GP under BAMHC Mental Health Care Plan - Group Program. Payment $30 per session.
Full payment required at commencement of each session (if not paid upfront) and receipt provided to claim Medicare Rebate. NB: Please ensure that you refer your patient for six sessions in the first instance.
The Being Held program is a professional, clinically based program delivered by qualified therapists. Kristen has written, developed and been running the program for 6 years. The program offers many modalities; experiential learning, didactic teaching, video recordings of mothers and their babies and the opportunity for shared reflection. Women are asked to complete three clinical written assessments at the commencement of the group and are also invited to participate in a video recording of themselves and their infant at the start of the program. By the end of the program we can share early videos for discussion, debriefing and reflection.
CONTACT FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER:
0425 788 001
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35 Challis Street
P.O. Box 3018
Newport VIC 3015
We are a 10 minute walk from Newport Railway station. The centre is also accessible via bus (Route 432) that runs between Newport and Yarraville stations via Altona Gate Shopping Centre.