Cynthia is not available for 24 hours counselling support, so please call one of the below Psychology Emergency Contacts if this is an emergency!
Emergency Services – Call 000
If you are in an emergency, or at immediate risk of harm to yourself or others, please contact emergency services to contact ambulance, fire brigade or police.
Suicide Call Back Service – Call 1300 659 467
The Suicide Call Back Service provides free phone counselling 24 hours a day, seven days/week wherever you are in Australia. It is a telephone service that offers short to medium term support for people at risk of suicide, their carers, and those bereaved by suicide.
Lifeline – Call 13 11 14
For support and advice in a personal crisis, call Lifeline 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Lifeline also has online chat available from 8pm -midnight seven days a week.
Beyondblue – Call 1300 22 463
For help with anxiety and depression phone Beyondblue 24 hours a day, 7 days/week. They also offer web chat from 4pm to 10 pm.
Sexual assault or domestic violence – Call 1800 737 732
1800RESPECT is a national helpline, information and support service for those coping with sexual assault or family violence. Free telephone counselling is offered 24 hours a day, seven days a week. An online counselling service is also available.
Blueknot.org.au – Call 1300 657 380
If you have experienced childhood trauma, you can speak with a Blue Knot Helpline trauma counsellor including for support Monday – Sundaybetween 9am – 5pm AEDT or via email firstname.lastname@example.org
Men’s Line Australia – 1300 78 99 78
National 24 hour telephone counselling service for the cost of a local call. They also offer free counselling via online chat as well as video counselling with skype. For more information, check out their website here.
Kids Help Line -1800 551 800
24 hour free telephone counselling for children and young people under the age of 18. For more information, check out their website here.
ReachOut.com services provide self-help tools so that you have information and practical steps to help you understand what’s going on and how to take action. To get the most relevant information:
Under 25s, visit ReachOut.com
Parents/Carers, visit ReachOut.com/Parents
Work in Schools, visit ReachOut.com/Schools
Parentline – 1300 301 300