News

Nov

26

2020

BreastScreen Mobile Screening in Ballina

The BreastScreen NSW mobile unit will be providing free breast screening in Ballina during Dec 2020 and Jan 2021.

Nov

25

2020

Smashing Silos and Building Bridges: One Man’s Health Mission

Proud Gumbaynggirr man Tyson Ferguson is on a mission to improve the health and wellbeing of his community.

Nov

24

2020

Free Mental Health Support for Mid North Coast Residents in Aged Care Facilities

Do you have a loved one, friend or relative living in a residential aged care facility? Do you believe they can benefit from extra mental health support?

Nov

24

2020

Mental Health First Aid Course Hits the Spot

Participants in a Mental Health First Aid Course at Evans Head have praised the course and welcomed the knowledge they’ve gained.

Nov

19

2020

Connect to Wellbeing Offers Connection to NDIS

Connect to Wellbeing North Coast has made it easier for anyone looking for National Disability Insurance Scheme support.

Nov

13

2020

Clarence Valley Families Benefit From New Child and Family Wellbeing Hub

Part of the First 2000 Days Project in Northern NSW, a new wellbeing hub has been officially opened by Mr Chris Gulaptis MP, Member for Clarence, and Mr Kevin Hogan MP, Member for Page.

Nov

10

2020

BreastScreen Mobile Van in Byron Bay

The BreastScreen NSW mobile unit will be visiting Byron Bay this November. Book your free mammogram by phoning 13 20 50.

Nov

09

2020

NAIDOC Week Celebrates History, Culture and Achievement

It’s NAIDOC Week – a time in Australia to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Nov

09

2020

Raising Awareness About Anxiety and Depression Before and After Baby’s Birth

PANDA Week aims to raise awareness about mental illness that affects women and men who are expecting a baby, or those in the first year after their baby’s birth.

Nov

06

2020

Online Road Show Takes Indigenous Talent to the World

The creativity of young people in the South West Rocks and Kempsey Aboriginal communities on Dunghutti Country is shining bright.

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Mental Health Practitioner Directory

Frequently Asked Questions

Any APHRA or AASW registered mental health practitioner providing services in the Mid-North Coast and/or Northern NSW.

By listing, you will let GPs, other referrers and consumers know that you are practising in Mid-North Coast and/or Northern NSW. You can provide information such as where you are located, the services you provide, the population groups you support and your clinical interests.

No, the Directory is a free service provided by Healthy North Coast.

This Directory enables you to provide real-time information about your availability to accept referrals as well as how long people may have to wait for an appointment. You can update this information as your availability changes. This will help GPs and other referrers make sure they only refer clients to practitioners that have the capacity to see them.

It also has a range of advanced search options and supports printing and bookmarking of search results.

You can choose to display your email address and your phone number so that people can contact you directly. You may prefer not to display these, in which case people can contact you by completing an enquiry form located in the Directory. Your choices can be updated anytime.

You can indicate wait times for an appointment for a new client or that you are currently unable to accept new referrals. You can also choose whether to display or hide your contact details. You can update your choices at any time.

Yes, you can update your listing or remove it at any time by xxxx Sam? You can also show on your listing when you are taking extended leave or are not available for a specific period, rather than completely removing your listing.

We will send you an email every three months prompting you to check that your information is up to date.

You will be responsible for managing the information in your listing and ensuring that it is up to date. You will also be asked to check the information before it is published in the Directory.