Crisis Support and Other Services
As we are a training clinic, we are unable to provide urgent, emergency or out-of-hours therapy. We advise that you contact your GP or your local Mental Health Service should you or any of your family members require urgent or emergency support.
As a training clinic, we are unable to provide support for the following issues:
- Crisis or emergency situations
- High risk of suicidality, self-harm or violence to others
- Current psychotic behaviours or substance abuse issues
- Legal issues or court reports, including family court, worker’s compensation or other legal matters
- Complex problems requiring long-term therapy
- CQUniversity Psychology students - (Please refer to CQU Student Counselling Service)
- CQUniversity staff- (Please refer to CQU Employee Assistance Program).
Crisis Support & Other Services
If you are in an emergency or at immediate risk of harm to yourself or others, please contact emergency services on 000.
To talk to someone now, call Suicide Call Back Service on 1300 659 467 or Lifeline on 13 11 14.
Beyond Blue – 1300 224 636
24 hours/ 7 days a week support
Carers Australia -1800 242 636
Short-term counselling and emotional and psychological support services for carers and their families in each state and territory.
eHeadspace -1800 650 890
Free online and telephone service that supports young people aged between 12 and 25 and their families going through a tough time.
Kids Helpline - 1800 55 1800
A free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.
MensLine Australia -1300 789 978
A telephone and online support, information and referral service, helping men to deal with relationship problems in a practical and effective way.
MindSpot Clinic -1800 614 4 34
An online and telephone clinic providing free assessment and treatment services for Australian adults with anxiety or depression.
Relationships Australia -1300 364 277
A provider of relationship support services for individuals, families and communities.
SANE Australia -1800 187 263
Information about mental illness, treatments, where to go for support and help carers.
QLife - 1800 184 527
QLife is Australia’s first nationally-oriented counselling and referral service for LGBTI people. The project provides nation-wide, early intervention, peer-supported telephone and web-based services to diverse people of all ages experiencing poor mental health, psychological distress, social isolation, discrimination, experiences of being misgendered and/or other social determinants that impact on their health and wellbeing.