Borderline Personality Disorder
3/209 Main South Rd, Morphett Vale
You need to be between 0-16 years to use CAHMS. You need to speak to your GP first before calling CAHMS. To make a referrals you need to call the referral and triage service called CAHMS Connect (1300 222 647).
They work through the Women's and Children's Hospital and support people who have severe and/or complex mental health needs all over South Australia.
5/50 Esplanade, Christies Beach
You need to be between 16-25 years old to use Emerge. To use Emerge you can either get a referral from a GP with a Mental Health Treatment Plan or a family member or friend or someone from school can complete a community referral.
Professionals at Emerge support young people with mental health challenges that are really impacting their life.
116-118 Beach Rd, Christies Beach/U8/1 Zwerner Dr, Hallett Cove
You will need a Mental Health Treatment Plan from your GP for Medicare rebate (lower cost)
Most psychologists work with people with mood disorders. Fleurieu psychology is a psychological practice serving the people of the Fleurieu peninsula and Southern Adelaide.
There is a 1 year wait time to get a session with a psychologist.
The cost of a session is $190 OR $61.75/$60.45 if you have a Mental Health Treatment Plan. They bulk bill (pay the full fee) if you have a concession card.
3/50 Esplanade, Christies Beach
People who are between 12- 25 years old can use Headspace. To use Headspace you can complete an online referral from yourself or it can be by a family member, friend, or anyone else supporting you. Your GP or other medical professionals should complete a Mental Health Care Plan if they refer you to Headspace.
Headspace support young people with mental health, physical health, alcohol and other drug service, and work and study support
3/176 Main South Road, Morphett Vale
Some psychologists at Inspired Psychology see people who are under 18 years old
Various psychologists support people with mood disorders and difficulties such as BPD.The wait time to see a psychologist varies. They have a cancellation waitlist if another person cancels and there is a free appointment for you to take.
The prices of sessions with psychologists varies. You can contact them to get more information
Lived Experience Telephone Support Service (LETSS)
People over 16 years old can use LETSS.
LETSS provides a caring voice over the phone who will give you support with mental health conditions and are available between 5pm-11:30pm, 365 days a year.
4/118 Main South Rd, Morphett Vale
Neami is a not-for-profit organisation providing mental health, homelessness and suicide prevention services.
You need to contact your nearest service to discuss whether you are able to access support and the best way to access support. To use Neami you can make a referral yourself or a family member, carer, mental health professionals or other healthcare providers can make a referral for you.
Varies - contact for info
Nunkuwarrin Yunti - counselling
T: 08 8392 3500, F: 08 8186 1548
17 Beach Road, Christies Beach
Nunkuwarrin Yunti supports people who are over 7 years old. You will need a GP referral and Nunkuwarrin Yunti can support you to get one.
Nunkuwarrin Yunti gives free and private counselling and psychological services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
One 82 Consulting
182 Main South Rd, Morphett Vale
Psychologists see children and adults.
Psychologist Lisa Shanahan supports people with BPD.
Lisa Shanahan is only psychologist who is taking clients. You can get an appointment with her from early July 2022
The cost for a session is $204.85 OR $76.45 with Mental Health Treatment Plan from your GP.
Walk-in after hours mental health clinic
Noarlunga GP Plus Super Clinic Alexander Kelly Dr, Noarlunga
They provide support to people who are over 16 years old. You can walk-in, and don't need an appointment, between 5pm-10pm from Monday to Friday.
This gives people an alternative to the emergency department when experiencing mental health distress.