Mental health services

Students Support Mental health services

Becoming a university student is a whole new life experience and there may be times when you feel stressed or anxious. Help is at hand – talking to someone and finding coping strategies can make all the difference. Contact the JCU Counselling Service or visit the online resources listed here. By keeping yourself happy and healthy, you will get the most out of your time at university.

Other links

  • The Desk – supports Australian uni students to achieve mental and physical health and wellbeing

  • Beyond Blue – a support organisation for depression and anxiety

  • SANE Australia – detailed information about mental health issues

  • Headspace – mental and health wellbeing support for young people

  • Black Dog Institute – support for those with depression and bipolar disorders

  • Mensline – telephone and online support for men to deal with relationship problems

  • Reach out –an online youth mental health service