Counselling and Psychology Services

1800 Respect (National Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence and Family Violence Counselling Service)
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

National counselling helpline, information and support 24 hours a day, 7 days per week

Anyinginyi Health Aboriginal Corporation
Address: P O Box 403
Tennant Creek
NT 0861
Region:
Tennant Creek
Aboriginal Service
Short Description:

Anyinginyi is a multi-disciplinary organisation which provides primary health care services to the people of Tennant Creek and the surrounding Barkly region.

Catholiccare
Region:
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

• Youth Diversion Program
• Tenancy Support Program
• Youth Diversion Program
• Youth Outreach
• Tenancy Support Program
• Personal Helpers and Mentors (PHaMS)
• Partners In Recovery (PIR)
• Taking Action to Tackle Suicide
• Men and Family Relationships
• Financial Wellbeing and Capability
• Specialised Family Violence Counselling
• Children, Families and Individual Counselling
• Intensive Family Preservation Program
• Children and Parenting Support

Catholiccare
Address: PO Box 1821,
Alice Springs NT 0871
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

• Specialised Family Violence Counselling
• Personal Helpers and Mentors (PHaMS)
• Men and Family Relationships
• Marriage Education – Foccus
• Family Relationships Education & Skills Training – Groupwork
• Counselling Catholic School Students Ltyentye Apurte Catholic Education Centre in Santa Teresa
• Counselling – Family & Relationship counselling
• Children’s Contact Services
• Alcohol and Other Drugs – Kids in Focus
• Aged Care Advocacy
• No More Violence campaign

Changing for Good
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Congress (Aboriginal Service)
Region:
Central Australia
Aboriginal Service
Short Description:

Central Australian Aboriginal Congress (Congress) has over 40 years of experience providing primary health care for Aboriginal people living in Central Australia.

eheadspace
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

eheadspace is a confidential, free and secure space where young people 12 – 25 or their family can chat, email or speak on the phone with a qualified youth mental health professional

Employee Assistance Service Australia
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Short Description:

EASA Inc. is a not for profit, non-government Northern Territory Association that commenced operation in 1982 as the Employee Assistance Service NT Inc. Today, EASA has grown to provide a full range of psychological and organisational development services to organisations and consumers across the Northern Territory.

Headspace Alice Springs
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

Alice Springs headspace provides FREE and CONFIDENTIAL services to young people 12-25 years old. We provide mental health counselling, social support and a Doctors clinic for physical and sexual health testing. We have a team of youth focus health professionals available to help you out for a range of issues.

Lifeline
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

Lifeline provides 24/7 crisis support and suicide prevention services to people across Australia.

Parentline QLD + NT
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

Parentline is a confidential telephone service providing professional counselling and support for parents and carers of children in Queensland and the Northern Territory

QLife (LGBTI telephone and web chat counselling/referral)
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

QLife is Australia’s first nationally-oriented counselling and referral service for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (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.

Relationships Australia
Region:
Central Australia, Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

Relationships Australia Northern Territory employs experienced and qualified professional staff to provide counselling to individuals, couples and families to enhance, maintain or where necessary, manage changes in their relationships.

Tennant Creek Women’s Refuge
Address: P O Box 754
Tennant Creek
NT 0861
Region:
Tennant Creek
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

Support Services and Crisis Accommodation for women and accompanying children who are victims or in fear of family/domestic violence. DFV Counselling Service, Community Education, Outreach Services and Emergency Relief Funds.

Women’s Safety Services of Central Australia (WoSSCA)  – Outreach Program
Address: PO Box 3219
Alice Springs 0870
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

The Outreach team provides free support to any woman in Alice Springs who has experienced, or continues to experience, domestic violence.

Women’s Safety Services of Central Australia (WoSSCA) – Crisis Accommodation
Address: PO Box 3219
Alice Springs 0870
Region:
Central Australia
Service for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous
Short Description:

Alice Springs Womens Shelter (ASWS) provides a range of support for women and children experiencing domestic and family violence. The services include emergency accommodation, outreach support, court support and counselling