How do I book an appointment?
All new assessment appointments are booked after your referral letter from your GP or referring doctor is sent by email to Little Tree Practice. You will be contacted by our reception at Little Tree to confirm the date and time and to be informed of the fees and rebates for the assessment.
Who should come to the assessment?
Both parents should attend the assessment if possible with their child.
What should I bring to the assessment?
Your GP or doctor’s referral letter is essential. School reports and any testing from previous assessments are also useful.
How long will the assessment take?
The assessment will take 2 hours. Follow-up appointments are 45 minutes, or one hour for parenting program sessions.
How do I access my rebate?
Rebates should be paid by Medicare into the bank account you have nominated within 24-48 hours of payment for your appointment. Please visit humanservices.gov.au website for details about registering for the Medicare Safety Net.
Red Tree Practice, Surry Hills
Jennifer also works in Private Practice at Red Tree Practice in Surry Hills where she sees older adolescents and young adults. Red Tree Practice is a mental health and psychotherapy clinic. The team of psychiatrists and psychotherapists is headed by Dr John Lam Po Tang and Dr James Zurek, and can provide outpatient care for adult family members of Little Tree patients when appropriate. Visit Red Tree Practice website
Little Tree Practice is not an emergency or crisis service. We cannot provide after-hours contact. In the event of a crisis please use the following emergency numbers, or present to your GP or closest emergency department. If someone is in immediate danger, please dial 000.
24 hour Mental Health Access Line: 1800 011 511, Lifeline: 13 11 14, Kids Helpline: 1800 551 800, Suicide Callback Service: 1300 659 467, Beyond Blue: 1300 22 46 36