Some services undertaken by South Auckland Psychology are funded by a third party. In the case of self-pay clients, to assist with access South Auckland Psychology has a policy of setting fees below standard rates and uses a sliding scale allowing for client circumstances, Initial sessions are $140. Follow-up sessions are $120. A couples session is $165.
The cost of a report depends on level of complexity of assessment and time involved. Report fee includes all time spent on the case (reading of documents, face to face interviews, psychometric testing, phone consultations with other parties, etc), cost of materials, and time writing the report. Basic reports start at $750, with the cost of a complex report up to $1500. Fees are capped and the maximum cost is quoted before assessment commences once the specific purpose of assessment is known.
South Auckland Psychology does not take Credit Cards. EFTPOS, cash and cheques are accepted and there is provision for direct deposit including internet banking after the first session.