accessing psychotherapy

... what does it cost?

working4recovery is based in Cairns, North Queensland, Australia.

Richard Lakeman is presently available to provide psychotherapy either privately ($130 per one hour consultation if waged / $85 unwaged). If you suffer from financial hardship you may be eligible for what is formerly known as 'Stepped Care' (previously known as ATAPs). You need to request a referral from a GP who prepares a mental health plan and forwards it to Connect to Well-being. Ask for a referral to Richard Lakeman by name.

Richard is skilled in a range of psychotherapeutic approaches and has specific and in-depth training in:

Cognitive Behavoural Therapy / Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
Psychodynamic Approaches
Dialectical Behavioural Therapy
Narrative Therapy
Family Therapy
Open Dialogue in Psychosis
Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR)

Sessions may be via skype or via appointment at Psychology & Wellbeing Cairns


Unit 12, 182 Grafton Street, Cairns


0420 355 374


Face to face clinical services provided from Psychology & Wellbeing Cairns.

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