When times get tough our headspace staff are here to offer a safe spot to support you through those challenging times. We value your privacy, don't judge, and will not share your information with other people without your permission.
Give us a call if you are having problems with..
- Feeling down or troubles with sleep
- Stress at school/work
- Drinking, gambling or drug use
- Understanding your sexuality, identity or relationships
If you're 12-25 all you need to do is give us a call on (02) 4627 9089 or email us to find out how you can access our mental health services FREE of charge.
Your first appointment will be with a health worker, who will support you in accessing the service for your needs. These could include our onsite GP, Psychologists, Drug and Alcohol Counsellor, Dietitian or Community Linker who can support you with work or study.
- Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
- Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
- Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
- Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Saturday: Closed
- Sunday: Closed
headspace Campbelltown is operated by One Door Mental Health. All headspace services 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, South Western Sydney (South Western Sydney PHN).
Nutrition screening, dietary assessment and education about food and lifestyle, also support around healthy eating strategies.
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.
Alcohol & Drug Services
Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with any alcohol or other drug issue.
Centres have a range of programs and activities for young people. Just ask your centre what they have on.
Mental Health Services
Mental health workers – which may include psychologists, psychiatrists, counsellors and other workers – that can help if you're just not feeling yourself.
Sexual Health Services
Sexual health screenings on site or links to local services.
Youth Reference Group
A group of young people who help with events and some decision making at a centre. Ask your centre about getting involved.
Jobs and volunteering
Positions currently available at headspace Campbelltown
Youth Reference Group Volunteer, Part-time/Sessional
headspace Campbelltown believes in providing young people with the opportunity to be heard, and actively involved in addressing the issues that are important to them.
As a member of the headspace Campbelltown Youth Reference Group (YRG) you can do just this, by;
- Working with at risk youth in the community
- Planning and organising events
- Developing and facilitating programs
- Community Engagement
- Youth & Community Development
- Health Promotion
By getting involved you will get the opportunity to
- Receive training about headspace and Mental Health & wellbeing.
- Have your say on important issues and influence how headspace Campbelltown operates.
- Meet and work with other young people who are passionate about youth and our community.
- Learn and develop leadership and organizational skills.
For more information contact:
Name: Charishma Kaliyanda, Community Engagement Officer
Phone: (02) 4627 9089
Psychologists in Private Practice, Part-time/Sessional
Psychologists in Private Practice
Multiple contracted positions available
Make a difference to young people, join one of Australia’s newest and most innovative Not for Profits.
headspace Campbelltown is looking for youth oriented and community focused Psychologists and Clinical Psychologists. You will work with the multidisciplinary team on site to provide early intervention and treatment for mental health and related problems in young people aged 12 -25 years and their families.
You will be making a major contribution to improving the mental health and wellbeing of young people. You will have access to extended consultation time and the multidisciplinary expertise available on site to achieve great health outcomes for clients.
We’re very flexible so you get the best of both worlds; you can maintain your existing private or public work and provide contracted services to us for as little as 1 day a week. You should be be eligible to provide services under the Medicare Benefits Better Outcomes for Mental Health Initiative.
What we can offer:
- Flexible working hours;
- Full administration support including reception, billings & appointment bookings;
- Fully computerised software with IT support;
- Fully managed case co-ordination along with regular multi-disciplinary case reviews;
- As well as on-going referrals of young people who have been assessed and are ready to receive services.
What we need from you:
- A desire to make a difference in the lives of young people experiencing mental illness;
- Full registration as a Psychologist or Clinical Psychologist;
- Demonstrated experience providing clinical services to young people aged 12 to 25 years old;
- Eligibility to provide services under Medicare and be willing to Bulk Bill;
- An ABN;
- Personal Professional Indemnity Insurance;
- Available at least 1-2 days per week.
Apply today by emailing Aysun Goktepe, Clinical Services Manager, on firstname.lastname@example.org with a brief cover letter and your CV.
Please see here for a copy of the position description.
For more information contact:
Name: headspace Campbelltown
Phone: (02) 4627 9089
Meet our Team
Here at headspace Campbelltown, young people are our first priority. Our wonderful staff are here to make sure that you get the help you need when you're going through a tough time.
Our team includes:
Aysun | Clinical Services Manager
Charishma | Community Engagement & Development Officer
Gordana | Practice Manager
Kathy | Administration Officer
Gem | Administration Officer
Paddy | Youth Access Clinician & Groups Coordinator
Nina | Youth Access Clinician
Sylvia | Youth Access Clinician
Ursula | Youth Access Clinician
Michelle | Clinical Psychologist
James | Clinical Psychologist
Robyn | Clinical Psychologist
Sarah | Psychologist
Susan | Doctor (GP)
Sally | Dietician
Contributing Consortium Members
Lynda | Alcohol & Other Drugs (AOD) Counsellor (headfyrst Salvation Army)
Tracy | Mental Health Nurse
Sarah | Community Linker (AbilityLinks)
Jay | Community Linker (AbilityLinks)
Peter | Learner Driver Support (Salvation Army Drive 4 Life)
Stephanie | CanTeen
Harrison | ACON
Everton | New Access
Youth Reference Group
Chris B, Jamie, Mark, Chris F, Kacie, Emmanuel, Chaffia, Lachlan, Chloe, Isabel.
Getting to headspace Campbelltown
We are conveniently located 7 mins walk from Campbelltown Train Station and bus terminal. Just enter through Campbelltown City Center Arcade via Queen St Campbelltown. headspace Campbelltown is located on level 8 via the lifts which allow for wheelchair access.
Ample parking is available behind the building, in Milgate Lane Carpark.
Accessing Our Services
All services at headspace Campbelltown are free of charge.
Our Centre has a number of health providers who work under the Medicare system which means that to see our GP, Dietician and Pyschologists we need your Medicare card.
All visits to the GP are bulk billed and up 10 sessions per calendar year with a Psychologist can also be Medicare bulk billed under a Mental Health Care Plan (MHCP).
Visits to the Dietitian are part of an Enhanced Primary Care Plan (EPC), which you can obtain from the GP and can also be bulk billed under Medicare.
School and Community Activity Requests
At headspace Campbelltown we can provide a range of different presentations and or workshops to school students, teachers, parents, carers, local community groups and organisations.
headspace Campbelltown would like to ensure, that as a service we are meeting the needs of schools in the area as well as promoting a whole school approach to mental health. We can deliver one off presentations or longer programs developed in conjunction with your school or community organisation.
Our workshops are of a general nature and have a health promotion and education focus. We deliver these workshops to promote positive mental health and well being and encourage young people to do the same. If you would like information on a specific medical or therapeutic focus please inform us on the form.
Some of the topics headspace Campbelltown can deliver workshops on include: -
- Maintaining a healthy headspace
- Stress and anxiety
- Healthy relationships
- Bullying and social media.
If you would like us to present a topic at your school, community group or organisation, please download and complete the Community Engagement Request Form and email it back to our community development worker Charishma Kaliyanda or phone on (02) 4627 9089.
headspace Campbelltown Specialist Services
headspace Campbelltown provides a range of specialist services, these services include:-
- General Practitioner who is available Monday and Tuesday. The service is bulk billed. Please bring your Medicare card to the appointment.
- Accredited mental health nurse, who is available on Monday and Thursday.
- Dietitian who is available Wednesdays. The service is bulk billed so please bring your Medicare card to the appointment.
- Drug and Alcohol specific counsellor through the headfyrst program, who is available Monday - Friday.
- Specific support for young people with cancer and family members with cancer through Canteen.
To access these service please speak with your Youth Access Clinician who will arrange these appointments for you.
To contact us, please phone (02) 4627 9089.
How to obtain your own Medicare card
All of headspace Campbelltown services are free - but for some services you need a Medicare card.
If you do not have a Medicare card you can apply on the Human Services page here.
If you are ineligible to apply for a Medicare Card give us a call anyway to discuss options!
Referring to headspace Campbelltown
If you are a service provider or school counsellor who would like to refer a young person to headspace Campbelltown we ask that you fill out our referral form.
This information will assist us in getting the young person the right help they need more quickly.
Please fax the completed form to 02 4627 0889 or email it to us.
If you require any assistance, please contact our Administration staff on 02 4627 9089.