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Counselling and Support

Centacare Counselling services offer a range of services which fall under different government funding.

AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT

Department of Social Services

Family & Relationship Services

'These services aim to strengthen relationships, support families, improve children's well-being and increase the participation of people in community life to enhance family and community functioning.'

Family & Relationship services include counselling; education and skills training; parenting education; dispute resolution and information and referral.

Our skilled practitioners can work with children, adolescents, couples and families to achieve these outcomes.

Fees apply for these services.  Please see the 'Fees and access' page for more information.

Attorney General's Department

Family Law Counselling

'These services aim to improve family relationships in the best interst of children by providing alternatives to formal legal processes for families who are separated, separating or in dispute.'

Family Law Counselling services include counselling; support, education and skills training; child-focused groups and information and referral.

Our skilled practitioners can work with children, adolescents, couples and families where the family is separated, separating or in dispute, to achieve these outcomes.

Fees apply for these services.  Please see the ‘Fees and access’ page for more information.


Contact Us

Contact us for more information about the Counselling services we offer.

Phone: (07) 4044 0130
Email: client.intakecentacarefnqorg

 

 

 

QUEENSLAND GOVERNMENT

Department of Communities, Disability Services and Seniors - Department of Child Safety, Youth and Women

Family Support Program

'This service provides therapy to children and their families in order to ensure preventative and early intervention support processes, improving the wellbeing and safety of children, young people and their families.'

This includes counselling for children, adolescents and families and information and educational group programs.

These services are fully funded by Queensland Government - Department of Communities, Disability Services and Seniors - Department of Child Safety, Youth and Women and therefore no fees apply.

Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services

Counselling and Intervention Service

This service is for people involved with the Child Safety system and is solely by referral from the Department.

Pre-Marriage Program (FOCCUS)

What is FOCCUS? 

FOCCUS (Facilitating Open Couple Communication, Understanding and Study) is a self-diagnostic list of questions designed to assist couples prepare for marriage and living their lives together.

FOCCUS enables couples to learn more about themselves and their unique relationships and to identify and work through various issues before marriage. It provides individualised couple feedback on where each partner stands in regard to topic areas important to marriage. It is not a test or a prediction of success or failure in marriage, but can lay the foundation for a successful marriage.

Fees apply for this service. Please see the 'fees and access' page for more information.

Employee Assistance Program

Recognising that home or work related stress and/or physical health may interfere with job performance and workplace productivity, Centacare provides counselling under an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) in partnership with Access EAP, Optum EAP, Catholic Education and a number of other private organisations.

Please check with your employer if you feel you would like to access EAP and are unsure how to go about this.

EAP fees are covered by your employee.

Download the EAP Brochure.

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