Welcome to the JCU Counselling Service

Counselling is one of the many services available to you. Counselling may be helpful for a variety of issues that could be having an adverse impact on your studies.

We understand the challenges facing you as a tertiary student, and have strong networks with academic and professional staff and the wider community to assist you. We offer free and confidential counselling to current JCU students, and will listen without judgement.

For students studying off-campus, telephone and Skype counselling sessions are available. 

How can the Counselling Service help?

Counselling may be helpful for a variety of issues, including:

  • Adjusting to change
  • Balancing your studies and other commitments
  • Coping with distressing situations , grief and loss
  • Dealing with homesickness
  • Feeling hopeless and helpless
  • If you are having suicidal or self harm thoughts
  • Improving concentration, motivation and managing procrastination
  • Managing anxiety, depression and stress
  • Managing personal relationships
  • Managing sleep problems or sexual concerns

Contact us for more information or to make an appointment.