Registered Psychologist

Kirk Upton

Kirk Upton
Special Interests
  • Addiction
  • Family work
  • Trauma/complex trauma
  • Complex mental health
  • Community based counselling
  • Diverse groups
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Kirk Upton has worked in the mental health field for over 15 years. With broad experience in areas of addiction, family work, trauma/complex trauma, complex mental health and community based counselling. Kirk’s breadth of work has focused on people suffering with trauma and other issues from military service, persons experiencing AOD addiction, family issues and relationship difficulties. As a therapist it’s important to understand people from all walks of life finding it challenging to access psychological services, it's why Kirk would like to make the process as easy and comfortable as possible. It's a large focus for Kirk to be a supporter of diverse groups such as CALD and ATSI, LGBTIQA+ and persons living with a disability and or chronic health conditions. At Holdsworth, we look forward to supporting you on your journey forwards.


Cancellation Policy: 48 hours for Psychology. Full consultation fee will apply if cancelled within the timeframe. Fees: With a valid GPMHCP referral, you will receive a Medicare rebate. If you have private health insurance you can claim this with us at the end of your consultation.

Initial Consult:                                   $240.00  Medicare Rebate: $93.35

Follow-up Consult:                         $240.00  Medicare Rebate: $93.35

GPMHCP: General Practitioner Mental Health Care Plan, provides you access to the Medicare rebates.

How GPMHCP works: (GPMHCP is by calendar year, the sessions do not rollover it is a maximum of x10 sessions per calendar year)

GPMHCP is written by your General Practitioner which provides you the initial x6 rebated sessions with the therapist. You will need to go back to your GP for a review to access the additional x4 sessions (Total of x10 sessions).

Each referral from the GP must say which sessions they are referring you for –

1st Referral:  x6 Sessions  Initial x6 sessions

2nd Referral:  x4 Sessions  Additional x4 sessions

Private Health Insurance: If you have private health insurance cover for Psychology, we can claim this on the spot for you leaving only the gap to be paid. Please bring your membership card with you as we cannot make a claim manually entering your number, we are required to swipe your physical card.

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