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Category: Medicare

Fight to reinstate 10+ sessions

Recent article by Federal Member of Parliament Melissa McIntosh on cuts to Better Access.

ICP in the News: SBS & 6PR Radio

28 December 2022

ICP has again been represented in the media this week with our push to urge the government to reinstate the 20 medicare sessions.

The article may be read here.

The 6PR radio interview with Oliver Peterson may also be accessed here.


ICP Advocacy: Medicare sessions

Members may wish to use this proforma to inform their clients of the changes to Better Access and most importantly to encourage them to put pressure on the government to reverse the decision to cut session numbers.  Please read the attachement for further details.

Medicare Changes Notice


Use of the following tiles in social media campaigns is also welcomed. Each tile contains quotes from the recent Better Access review.



ICP in the Media: 6PR Interview with Dr Marjorie Collins

Click the link below to listen to the interview:

Medicare Interview on 6PR

Media Release – Clinical psychologists call for certainty from Government on extra Medicare funded psychology sessions

The ICP has today sent out a release to the medica calling for certainty from the Government on extra Medicare funded sessions.

You can read the full release here:

Medicare funded psychology program should be extended MEDIA RELEASE_

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