Dr Mahendra Perera – Psychiatrist in Melbourne, Australia

Dr Mahendra Perera is a General Psychiatrist who treats adult patients in Melbourne, Australia.

Dr Perera has specific interests in ADHD, Mood Disorders and Addiction.

In addition working with his patients, he has also contributed to research across a number of specialties and helped many young doctors make their way in the medical field.

Learn more about Dr Perera

Contact Information

For those who are seeking information about becoming a patient, please contact Dr Perera via:

Albert Road Clinic
Suite B
31 Albert Road
MELBOURNE VIC 3004
Australia

Tel: + 61 (0) 3 9256 8388
Fax: + 61 (0) 3 9279 3552
Email: suiteb.arc@ramsayhealth.com.au

Please note, a referral is required from your General Practitioner (GP) addressed to Dr Mahendra Perera and sent to him via the above contact details.

Dr Mahendra Perera Albert Road Clinic

Patient Forms

Regarding your appointment with Dr Perera:
You should have received an email with the forms attached. If necessary, you may download and complete the required forms below. Please upload the completed forms directly to your Patient Portal. Instructions will be sent on how to do so. If you have trouble uploading to the Patient Portal, you may also send the completed forms to Dr Perera, or bring them with you when coming in for your first appointment.

ADHD Resources

ADHD is a condition that affects people of all ages and all backgrounds. Dr Perera has gathered this comprehensive set of ADHD Resources in Australia to help those with ADHD, their loved ones, co-workers and friends better understand and cope with the condition.

Please click on a link below to read more on each resource.

ADHD Coaches

ADHD coaches provide services to help people with ADHD manage day to day life. Typically, these are not psychiatrists or medical professionals.

ADHD Coaching in Australia, Thriving with ADHD
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Telephone and Video ADHD Coaches

These coaches specifically offer telephone and video coaching.

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Michele Toner PhD ADHD Coach and Consultant in Perth
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ADHD Information Guidance and Tips

General tips and guidance for those with ADHD, their loved ones, co-workers and friends.

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At one point in my private practice, up to 80% of the adult patients I treated had ADHD. As I post frequently on the topic, you may wonder what it's like being an ADHD specialist. In a recent interview with ...
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Top 10 Challenges Faced by Adults with ADHD
The symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), also known as Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) are widely spread. There are many adults who are affected by ADHD in Australia. There is a commonly held belief, by some, that ADHD vanishes ...
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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most commonly studied and diagnosed mental disorder in children and adolescents [Wikipedia]* Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), also known as Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) can affect a child’s performance at school, and can ...
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4 MOST EFFECTIVE WAYS TO MANAGE THE CONDITION OF ADHD
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"I’d describe having ADHD as having 1000 browser tabs open in my mind at the same time. Everything is as important as everything else." - Cass, Brisbane “Up to 3% of Australian adults have ADHD” – check this infographic for ...
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Adult ADHD Resources

Resources for adults with ADHD in Australia, including publications, groups and associations.

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Finding a local support group for ADHD can be challenging in Australia. Thankfully there are some great websites online to make it easy to find an ADHD support group or resources near you. For 20 years, ADDers.org has been providing ...
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Dealing with ADHD as an adult can be an isolating experience. I’ve been working to bring the topic to light and also providing more resources for adults in Australia who are coping with ADHD. In this article we’ll look at ...
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Finding resources to manage your life as an adult with ADHD is not easy. In this series of articles, I’m bringing to light some of the best resources available for adults in Australia with ADHD. This article looks at the ...
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ADHD Book Reviews

Book reviews of books about ADHD and books which are helpful for those with ADHD.

The Essentialists: Shine
Title: The Essentialists: Shine – 20 Secrets to a Happy Life Author: Lyndall Mitchell and Shannah Kennedy Genre: Self-help, Productivity, ADHD Author’s Website: https://theessentialists.com.au/ Available at: Booktopia and Amazon Dr Perera's Rating: Lyndall Mitchell is a wellness entrepreneur, author, speaker and ...
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Title: Delivered from Distraction Author: Edward Hallowell and John Ratey Genre: Medical, ADHD Author’s Website: http://www.drhallowell.com Amazon Link: https://www.amazon.com/Delivered-Distraction-Getting-Attention-Disorder/dp/0345442318 Dr Perera's Rating: In this engaging and informative work, Dr Hallowell reveals that he himself has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) ...
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Professional ADHD Resources

Resources for professionals who provide treatment and services for those with ADHD in Australia.

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