Laura Bailey Psychology is a Private Practice based in Bairnsdale, East Gippsland Victoria. We offer both Online and In-person Psychologist appointments with a special interest in Eating Disorder Treatment.
Laura Bailey Psychology offers Online Telehealth services Australia-wide. Online psychology provides a number of benefits that can greatly enhance your mental health journey. Here are some of the advantages of engaging in online psychology:
1. Convenience: Assess therapy from any location you choose, saving time and eliminating travel
2. Access to Psychologists: Ability to access a range of qualified psychologists from anywhere in Australia
3. Comfortable environment: Experience therapy in familiarity and comfort of your own space/home
Laura is a Registered Psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia and a member of the Australian Association of Psychologists Inc (AAPI). She is passionate about providing evidence-based online and in person therapy and developing supportive and compassionate relationships with clients.
Laura has additional training in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Guided Self Help, Enhanced Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Schema Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Eating Disorder Specific Training through the National Eating Disorder Collaboration.
Laura has experience working in both the public and private psychology sector. She is especially interested in women’s mental health and has experience working with adolescence through to adulthood. Laura has a special interest in eating disorder treatment.
Laura has a special interest in diagnosing and treating adolescents and adults with an eating disorder, as well as providing support for those struggling with emotional eating and body image concerns.
Laura is a Credentialled Eating Disorder Clinician (CEDC) with the Australian and New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders (ANZAED). She uses a Stepped Care Model to inform eating disorder treatment.
Laura’s main objective is to assist her clients in overcoming restrictive, bingeing and purging behaviours, while also cultivating a sense of comfort and confidence in their own bodies.
Laura’s approach to therapy is both holistic and person-centred, taking into account the physical, social, emotional, nutritional, spiritual and environmental factors that can influence one’s mental health. Laura has experience working with a broad range of presentations such as anxiety, depression, grief, interpersonal relationship issues, adjustment, stress, neurodiversity and perinatal mental health concerns.
Laura Bailey Psychology is an authorised provider under Medicare and offers services to eligible clients. Those who possess a Mental Health Care Plan are entitled to receive ten subsidised psychological sessions per calendar year. Currently, Medicare provides a rebate of $92.90 for each psychology appointment.
Private Health Funds
Many private health care funds also provide rebates. Please contact your fund for further information.
We welcome NDIS self and plan managed, Worksafe, TAC and VOCAT referrals. Please note that full paying private clients do not need a referral to engage in psychological services.
Laura Bailey Psychology is not a crisis or emergency service. For 24 hour crisis support please contact Lifeline on 13 11 14 or if you or another person's life is in danger please call 000.