Dr Lindsay Gale
Consultant Psychiatrist

Dr Lindsay Gale

Dr Lindsay Gale has her books open to adults or late teens needing Psychiatric mental health support related to:

  • Pregnancy
  • Infant loss (in the last 6 months)
  • Traumatic birth (up to 6 months post-partum)
  • Postnatal depression/anxiety (up to 6 months post-partum)
  • Early parenting & attachment (up to 6 months post-partum)
  • Eating disorders (When a Psychiatric review is required as part of Eating Disorder Plans)

Dr Gale is based at our Newcastle West clinic. To make an appointment please call 02 4946 0919. A referral from your GP is required, as well as $100 booking deposit.

Dr Gale completed her medical degree at the University of Newcastle in 2007. She trained as a specialist psychiatrist in hospitals in Sydney and Newcastle, completing her Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists in 2017.

Dr Gale has established public perinatal clinics in Newcastle and Maitland and has experience in providing assessment and care for women experiencing emotional and mental health difficulties in pregnancy and the postnatal period. While this often includes helping women to understand and make decisions about medications during pregnancy, Lindsay takes a holistic approach which prioritises individual goals and values, with a recovery and attachment-based orientation.

Fees

Duration Cost Medicare Rebate

1 Hour (Initial appointment)

$500

$233.75 

 

30 minute (Follow-up appointment)

$325

$119.50

 

Page Last Updated: 24 March 2022

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