Dr Kefu Xie

BPsychSc, Hons, MPsych (Clinical)

Psychologist

Background

Kefu is a registered psychologist with experience working with adults, youth and families. He is an LGBTQIA+ friendly practitioner and adopts a collaborative, non-judgemental, and empathetic approach to working with clients. Kefu has experience treating a variety of problems. His areas of interest include depression, anxiety, substance-related issues, and trauma.
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Kefu received supervised training in Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and trauma-focused CBT. He has also undertaken further training and conducted program evaluation in Dialectical-Behavioural Therapy (DBT). He is passionate with an eclectic approach that is tailored based on individual needs and empirical evidence.

Qualifications

Master of Clinical Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology (Honours)
Bachelor of Psychological Science
Diploma of Community Welfare

Fees

The cost of a 50-minute consultation with Kefu is $185.00, which is payable at the end of the session by cash, EFTPOS, or credit card. If referred by a G.P. along with a Mental Health Care Plan, or by a psychiatrist, clients receive a rebate of $88.25 per session via Medicare. This will be processed at the end of each session. Up to 20 Medicare-rebated sessions can be claimed per calendar year. Alternatively, clients may wish to claim the consultation fee under private health cover, if this option is available to them.