Other services offering counselling or mental health support

Low-Cost Counselling Options

These are teaching clinics staffed by provisionally registered psychologists – interns undertaking a postgraduate qualification in psychology. They see clients under the supervision of senior clinicians and registered clinical psychologists. To find out more about types of services provided, fees, or how to make an appointment – please visit the specific service’s website for more information.

ACU (Australian Catholic University) Melbourne Psychology Clinic

Cairnmillar Community Clinic

La Trobe Psychology Clinic

Swinburne Psychology Clinic

Mingary Counselling Service

University of Melbourne Psychology Clinic

Counselling and Mental Health Support

Lifeline

Phone: 13 11 14

Website: https://www.lifeline.org.au/

Beyond Blue

Phone: 1300 224 636

Website: https://www.beyondblue.org.au

For more information and support options if you are in crisis, please visit our Emergency Support page.

Sexual Assault

The Royal Women’s Hospital Sexual Assault Crisis Line

Phone: 9635 3610

Website: https://www.thewomens.org.au/patients-visitors/clinics-and-services/violence-sexual-assault/sexual-assault-response-service/

1800Respect

Phone: 1800 737 732

Website: https://www.1800respect.org.au

For more information and support options if you have experiences a sexual assault, please visit our Sexual Assault resources page.

Drugs, Alcohol and Gambling

Directline

Phone: 1800 888 236

Website: https://www.directline.org.au

Gambler’s Help

Phone: 1800 858 858

Website: https://www.gamblinghelp.org.au/

Grief and Loss

Compassionate Friends Victoria

Phone: 9888 4944

Website: https://www.compassionatefriendsvictoria.org.au/

GriefLine

Phone: 9935 7400

Website: http://griefline.org.au

For Young People (12-25 years)

headspace

http://headspace.org.au

eheadspace

Phone: 1800 650 890

Website: https://www.eheadspace.org.au

LGBTIQ

Switchboard Victoria

Phone: 1800 184 527

Website: http://www.switchboard.org.au/