MyCQU - Counselling


The Counselling team aims to assist students with any issues that may negatively impact their studies. Our goals are the success for our students in their studies and the promotion of their personal resilience and wellness.

Contact Counselling

Student Counsellors are available to assist you with both academic and personal counselling services. To Self-refer and arrange a free face-to-face or phone appointment, contact, or phone 07 49 30 9456 or visit a study location near you.

Counselling FAQs

The Counselling team can assist you to achieve success with your study, to prepare for a career and to enhance personal growth. Student Counsellors are also available if you simply need someone to talk to or need help getting through a particularly rough patch. For more information, read these counselling facts.

Academic Counselling

The Counselling team can help with personal issues that may impede your academic progress and your personal professional development. They will also help you to acquire effective study skills like motivation and time management which are requisite for successful tertiary study. Visit our Academic Counselling services.

How to Refer someone to Counselling

These are signs and symptoms of students who may be experiencing difficulties.

Get Active for your Mental Health

The Counselling team are hosting events for 2017 University Mental Health Day. Where are you on your journey to wellness? Join us and learn more about why keeping active is important for your wellbeing.

Come along for free fruit, resources and activities that challenge you to use both left and right brain. Think about where you are on your wellness journey and explore what mental health means to people.

Date: Tuesday, 2 May 2017
Locations: Brisbane, Bundaberg, Sydney, Rockhampton City, Rockhampton North, Mackay

Brisbane event

Location: Level 1, Foyer, outside Library
Time: 11am – 1pm

*Providing: Fruit apples bananas etc, small bottles of water
*A chance for a chat, Resources and Exercising your brain Activities

Bundaberg event

Location: Refectory
Time: 11am – 1pm.

*Come and have a chat.
*Fruit and nibbles to share.
*Pick up some helpful hints.
*Help your study by connecting those brain hemispheres with some quick fun activities.

Sydney event

Location: Stand located on Level 3 on the outside of the library entrance
Times: 12pm to 2pm + 3pm to 4pm

*Providing: small bottles of water, fresh fruit, apples bananas, small tins of tuna.
*Headspace Resources, Fitness 1st passes, brains.
*Post it pad activities + brain activities.

Rockhampton City event

Location: Covered area near BWing
Time: 10 – 11 am

*Resources, Fresh Fruit.
*Giveaways and Resources available.

Rockhampton North event

Location: BBQ area Library Lawns
Time: 11-1pm

*Active Games.
*Fresh fruit.

Mackay event

Location: Mackay City Campus, Sydney Street Basketball courts
Time: 10am – 12 midday

*Fun physical activity session (run by CQUni’s Fitness students). 
*Active games and Resources.
*Fresh fruit.