Counselling Service

Free counselling support is available on campus for all currently enrolled UNSW Canberra students. This confidential, free of charge service with a qualified professional clinical psychologist (student counsellor) is designed to support students to work through challenges, navigate change, and regain balance.  

We can assist with: 

  • academic or training pressures 
  • time management, including the balance between study, training, employment, and family life 
  • confidence issues 
  • motivation or procrastination problems 
  • adjustment to living in a new location, a new lifestyle, as well as cultural transitions 
  • stresses relating to fieldwork, study, or training 
  • perfectionism 
  • decision making and important life choices 
  • emotional challenges, such as apprehension, sadness, and loneliness 
  • Health concerns for self or a family member 
  • concerns relating to supervision, colleagues, or professional personnel 
  • Relationship and/or family issues
  • Apprehensive future thinking