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selectability is one of the largest private practice providers of clinical mental health services for organisations and individuals across our large regional Queensland footprint.
Our clinical team
Our clinical services division incorporates a dedicated in-house team led by our GM Cairns and Clinical Services Ingrid Wessthorp, a registered nurse with over 25 years’ experience leading health programs, combined with an external team of over 40 mental health professionals.
- accredited mental health social workers
- credentialed mental health nurses.
Who we help
We support private practitioners and deliver flexible, adaptive and widespread mental health services to achieve our purpose of improving the mental wellbeing of regional Queenslanders and contributing to the prevention of suicide.
We provide treatment for a wide variety of conditions including:
- women’s mental health including postnatal depression
- eating disorders
- self-harm and
For more information complete our enquiry form
Referrals are available through:
selectability is an accredited NDIS service provider and can deliver clinical mental health services as part of your NDIS plan.
Clinical services include counselling sessions or other psychological supports to help you achieve your goals. Whether you are self-managed or have a support coordinator, the best way to secure selectability services is to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1800 133 123.
Connect to wellbeing
If you or a loved one are struggling with mental health and have a Centrelink concession, please reach out to your GP for a referral to Connect to wellbeing.
This is a program available to individuals in the Cairns, Townsville and Mackay regions. It allows those eligible to receive up to 18 psychological sessions in a calendar year.
Referrals: GP to send to Connect to Wellbeing (Neami) by fax to 1300 027 880. GP can request that the referral be allocated to selectability.
Medicare / Mental Health Care Plan
If you are struggling with mental health please reach out to your GP. They can develop a mental health care plan for you which will provide for some Medicare rebates on the required care under your plan.
Referrals: GP - who can request for you to be seen by selectability. Referrals can be sent to:
email@example.com or fax 4027 9477.
Our clinical services are available to carers as part of the Carer Gateway initiative.
Referrals: More information on selectability services HERE
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
selectability is one of the preferred providers as part of LifeWorks by Morneau Shepell’s Employee Assistance Program which provides organisations with mental health resources for employees.
Referrals: Via Lifeworks by Moreneau Sheppell
selectability partners with local businesses to offer EAP services directly, more details about this program HERE
WorkCover / Veterans & Families
Our team can provide clinical services as part of your WorkCover claim which can be referred to selectability by your GP. We can also provide support to Veteran Australian Defence Force Personnel and their families.
selectability acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the land on which we provide services and pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging. We acknowledge those with lived experience and those who support and partner with us to improve mental wellbeing and prevent suicide across regional Queensland.