Mental Health Services

Caring for both your body and mind.

Mental Health GP
Melbourne, Brighton

The pandemic has reminded us all of a lot of things, the importance of mental health being one of the most significant ones. Self-care is integral to our wellbeing at any time throughout our lives, but especially during stressful and emotional periods. Our team at Newbay Medical Clinic are experienced in diagnosing and managing mental health conditions that can impact your daily life, and can help you to access the help you need and deserve.

Our caring staff are here to provide mental health services to as many people in the Bayside local communities as possible including suburbs such as Bentleigh, Caulfield South, Elwood, Gardenvale, Hampton & Sandringham.

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What We Can Help With

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Our GPs at Newbay Medical Clinic have experience in diagnosing and managing mental health concerns including:

Why Invest in Your Mental Health?

Investing in your mental health is one of the best things you can do for yourself. Recognising areas you need help in and getting the help you need is vital to both your current and future self, and can help you to:
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Sleep Better

Good mental health helps you to ‘switch off’ at night so you can sleep well.
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Feel Happier

We want you to feel every ounce of happiness possible!
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Stress Less

Stress can lower your immune system, leaving you susceptible to viruses and infections.
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Reduce Anger

Untreated mental health issues can cause you to feel irritable and angry.
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Improve Relationships

Having good relationships with others in your life helps with your overall wellbeing.
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Increase Self-Esteem

While low self-esteem itself isn’t a mental health condition; the two are strongly linked.

Your Mental Health Questions Answered

Mental health care plans are a great way to explore your thoughts with your doctor. You can set up a mental health care plan in a standard 20-minute appointment with one of our GPs, however, feel free to request a longer appointment if necessary.
A mental health care plan provides up to 20 sessions per calendar year.
Regardless of the length of your appointment to set up your mental health care plan, the gap that you pay will be $46.
Medicare funds a portion of the cost of your appointments with your psychologist.
Mental health conditions are more common than you may think! According to the 2007 National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing, one in five Australian adults had a mental disorder in the previous 12 months, and nearly one in two Australians will experience a mental health disorder during at least one point in their lives.

We offer a range of mental health services at Newbay Medical Clinic, including anxiety and depression management, peripartum mental health support, panic disorder management and other mental health services.

At Newbay Medical Clinic we offer a range of mental health support for people with long-term or non-emergency mental health conditions. Please make a booking to discuss with a GP and develop a mental health plan to overcome these hurdles.

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, however, please call Lifeline on 13 11 14 or text them on 0477 131 114.

Your Mental Health Partner

Your GP plays an important role in your mental health journey. While we may not be the professional to provide you with counselling and mental health therapy, we act as your coordinator and guide, ensuring you access the care you need. In addition to being able to refer you to the relevant care provider, we can prescribe medication and coordinate multi-disciplinary care if you require support from more than one specialisation.
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Why Choose Us?

At Newbay Medical Clinic, we pride ourselves on our quality and timely service and our ability to help you feel as comfortable as possible. We understand that visiting the doctor can be a stressful experience for many reasons, and we aim to make you feel welcomed and cared for every time you come through our door (or phone line, or website!). Our approachability helps us to stand out from the crowd, so you can feel comfortable discussing your concerns with any of our caring, experienced, and knowledgeable staff.

We’re Here to Help With Your Mental Health

Mental health concerns are nothing to be ashamed of. Speaking up is one of the best things you can do for yourself, your wellbeing, and your future. At Newbay Medical Clinic, we recognise that mental health is just as important as physical health, and we’re dedicated to helping you feel your best and access the help you need and deserve. Contact our caring and professional team today to enquire about setting up a mental health care plan.