Referral info for GPs
Integrative Restoration Yoga Nidra is an evidence-based 6 week program that assists in the treatment of depression, anxiety, stress and fatigue using deep relaxation, mindfulness meditation, psychoeducation and cognitive therapy.
Medicare currently offers eligible individuals a rebate of 6-10 group ‘Psychological Therapy’ sessions (in addition to the 6-10 individual sessions) with a Clinical Psychologist with a Medicare provider number.
Patients only need a GP referral to the course if with they wish to access a Medicare rebate. Otherwise no referral is needed.
Patients need the following from their GP (or Psychiatrist) to access this treatment through Medicare:
Classes usually fill up quickly, and are held regularly throughout the year.
Lauren also holds workshops and online courses in iRest Yoga Nidra, however no Medicare rebate is available for these.
Go here to see the latest course dates and read more about the course.