Hours

  • Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
  • Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

headspace

Woolloongabba

182 Logan Road, Woolloongabba, Queensland 4102
P: (07) 3249 2222 F: (07) 3038 3090

headspace Woolloongabba is operated by Aftercare. All headspace centres are funded by the Australian Government Department of Health. Administration of funding is carried out by the headspace centre’s local Primary Health Network, in this case, Brisbane South (Brisbane South PHN).

Our friendly staff at headspace  Woolloongabba can assist young people aged 12 to 25 years with mental health, general health, drug, alcohol, education and employment issues. Counselling and GP services are bulk-billed with a current Medicare card and valid Mental Health Treatment Plan.

Our staff include Clinical Psychologists, Psychologists, Mental Health Social Workers, Mental Health Occupational Therapist and two part-time GPs. We also have a wide range of in-kind support available, check out our tabs below for more information.

Unfortunately, we are unable offer walk-in appointments as we are an appointment based service. Please call our reception staff on (07) 3249 2222 to book an initial appointment.

headspace Woolloongabba provides wheel chair access throughout the centre including the toilets.

headspace Woolloongabba is accessible by public transport with the Buranda Train Station only a short walk away. Please check out the Translink website to plan your journey to our centre - https://translink.com.au/ .

Services available

Dietitian

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Nutrition screening, dietary assessment and education about food and lifestyle, also support around healthy eating strategies.

Mental Health Services

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Mental health workers – which may include psychologists, psychiatrists, counsellors and other workers – that can help if you're just not feeling yourself.

Doctor (GP)

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GPs can help with any physical health issues as well as issues related to sexual health, drug or alcohol use, relationship problems or feeling down or upset. Your centre may have a GP on site or links to one locally. 

Sexual Health Services

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Sexual health screenings on site or links to local services. 

Alcohol & Drug Services

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Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with any alcohol or other drug issue. 

Work & Study Services

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Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with work or study opportunities. 

Youth Reference Group

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A group of young people who help with events and some decision making at a centre. Ask your centre about getting involved.

More information

How to Make an Appointment (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

We understand that asking for help when you're not feeling yourself can sometimes be difficult or uncomfortable. Because of this, we have made our referral process as easy as possible.

If you are 12-25

  • You can refer yourself
  • You can have a family member or friend refer you (with your consent)
  • Your GP can refer you
  • Your school, TAFE, University or other service providers can refer you or assist you in making an appointment

If you are under 16 years of age, we encourage you to bring along a parent, care giver or support person for your first appointment.

To make an appointment

You can call us on 07 3249 2222
You can email us at headspace.woolloongabba@aftercare.com.au
You can drop in an see us at 182 Logan Rd, Woolloongabba QLD 4102.

Please be aware that our email account is only checked during business hours. If you require urgent or out of business hours help please call KidsHelpLine 1800 55 1800, Lifeline 13 11 14 or visit eheadspace.com.au

Privacy

At headspace Woolloongabba we take your privacy very seriously and anything shared with us is confidential. We keep all your information on a secure database which is only available to headspace Woolloongabba staff. The law stops us from sharing your information outside these people unless we have your permission. Sometimes you do not want us to share your information and we respect that, however there may be times when we need to talk to someone without your permission, such as;  if you or someone else is at significant risk of harm or if the law requires us to do so.

Cost

Services are free, with 10 appointments bulk billed per year covered by Medicare when you have a Mental Health Treatment Plan. 

You don’t need to have a Mental Health Treatment Plan before contacting headspace and coming in for your first appointment.  This can be arranged for you with one of our GP’s or your own, after you attend.

Bulk Billing is where headspace, instead of charging you, can bill Medicare (or the Australian government) for the health services that you receive.  

Referral Form (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

For Service Providers (Including GP's and Government Departments)

If you are a service provider, GP or Government Department, please complete the referral form below and return to headspace Woolloongabba by email, fax or post. If the young person has a Mental Health Care Plan in place please provide a copy of this with the referral form.

We do require all GP's and external referrers to fill in our referral form to make sure that the young people you are referring is suitable for service at headspace Woolloongabba.

Please note we are an early intervention service; our Clinical Team Leader will assess all incoming referrals and we will contact you shortly after to let you know whether the young person has been accepted into service.

Our fax number is 07 3038 3090
Our email is headspace.woolloongabba@aftercare.com.au
Our postal address is PO Box 6042, Woolloongabba QLD 4102

No Medicare Card? (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

To access headspace Woolloongabba's services for free all you need to have is a valid Medicare card.

If you don't have a Medicare card but think you might be eligible, you can apply on the Human Services page - https://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/services/medicare/medicare-card.

If you are ineligible to apply for a Medicare card, give us a call and we will direct you to alternative appropriate services for you, such as our fee-for-service options which range in price. 

Our Staff (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

headspace Woolloongabba staff are dedicated health professionals who are passionate about working with young people and supporting you in a safe, friendly, confidential and non-judgemental environment. 

Management Team:

Regional Services Manager - Amelia

Clinical Services Manager - Catherine

Operations Manager - Ash

Practice Manager - Angela

 

Clinical Team:

Clinical Team Leader - Katie

Senior Intake Officer - Lynda

Intake and Assessment Officer - Natalie

Intake and Assessment Officer - Erin

 

Community Team:

Community Engagement Coordinator - Johanna

 

Admin Team:

Medical Receptionist - Leata

Medical Receptionist - Rebecca

Medical Receptionist - Dewi

 

Private Practitioners:

GP - Dr Joss

GP - Dr Erin

Psychiatry Registrar - Fatma

Clinical Psychologist: Ashleigh

Occupational Therapist - Liz

Social Worker - Michelle

Clinical Psychologist - Hayley

Clinical Psychologist - Emma

Clinical Psychologist - Leah

Psychologist - Renae

Psychologist - Max

Psychologist - Chris

Occupational Therapist - Annie

 

Vocational Services available:

Employment Plus

Clarence St (formerly ADAWS)

ATSICHS

Centrelink

 

Lead Agency:

Aftercare

 

Youth Reference Group (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

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The Youth Reference Group is made up of a diverse group of young volunteers aged 12- 25 years, who help support and guide the centre on key components of youth mental heath service delivery and community awareness initiatives both within the Centre and the broader community.

The role of the YRG is varied and members are offered a range of opportunities to contribute to our centre and their community including; reviewing decisions regarding the day to day running of the centre, helping plan youth events and representing headspace Woolloongabba at events or in the media.

If you would like to join our headspace Woolloongabba Youth Reference Group then please complete the Youth Reference Group application and forward it to headspace.woolloongabba@aftercare.com.au.

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Events:

Any upcoming events will be advertised online on our Facebook and Instagram, and our website will be updated here with a timetable regularly.

All activities are free unless otherwise noted and will be run by our friendly team.

 

Community Engagement:

if you would like resources to distribute to young people aged 12-25 please email headspace.woolloongabba@aftercare.com.au.

For all enquiries regarding presentations and community engagement activities please contact headspace.woolloongabba@aftercare.com.au - attention Johanna - Community Engagement Coordinator. Please be advised that 2-3 weeks notice for presentations and events is appreciated. 

Student Placements & Volunteering (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Interested in knowing more about placements or volunteering? You can find out more here or you could email us at studentplacement@aftercare.com.au or if you are aged over 25 year - volunteering@aftercare.com.au.

Transport & Parking (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

headspace Woolloongabba is located in the Gabba Traffic Area. A two hour parking limit applies to all on-street parking spaces within The Gabba Traffic Area between 7am-7pm, Monday to Friday. A 15 minute parking limit also applies to all on-street parking spaces between 7am-10pm on days when events are held at the Gabba. Check out - https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/gabba-gabba-traffic-area - for more info.

headspace Woolloongabba is accessible by public transport with the Buranda Train Station and bus stops only a short walk away. Please check out the Translink website to plan your journey to our centre - https://translink.com.au/.