Suicidal Thoughts and Ideations
All Hours Suicide Support Service
They work with people over 15 years old who are at low-moderate risk of suicide. People can be referred to use this service by andAllied Health Professional registered with network.
The All Hours Suicide Support Service (AHS) is a national telephone service designed to support people when their Allied Health Provider is out of hours, are away, or when there is a long gap between appointments.
They can give you online or phone support and resources.
People of any age can use a Beyond Blue
Beyond Blue provides information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and wherever they live.
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.
130/150 Hub Dr, Aberfoyle Park
Psychologists see people between 4-17 years old. You will need a Mental Health Treatment Plan from your GP to get the Medicare rebate (you will have a lower cost).
Psychologist Kate Rooney support people with suicidal ideations. Psychologists at Developing Minds help kids and teens feel calm, confident, cooperative and cope with challenges
There is a wait time of 3-9 months to see a psychologist or 2-3 years to get an appointment for specialised neurodiverse services
The cost of a session is $232.40 OR $175.90 if your parent has a pensioner or health care card or $102.85 if you can get the Medicare rebate with a Mental Health Treatment Plan.
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)
Psychologists Rebecca Horsnell and Sharmayne Bennett support people with suicidal ideations.. 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 Treatment 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
Psychologists Lydia Dean and Tracey Quinney provide support to people with suicidal and self-harming behaviours. 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
Online/phone 24/7 support
People who are between 5- 25 years old can use Kids Helpline.
Kids Helpline is Australia’s only free (even from a mobile), private 24/7 online and phone counselling service for young people aged 5 to 25
Phone 24/7 crisis support
Anyone of any age can phone Lifeline
Lifeline a national charity providing all Australians experiencing emotional distress with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services.
Links to Wellbeing - psychological therapies/low-intensity interventions/group programs
4/118 Main South Rd, Morphett Vale/GP Plus Aldinga Beach
Anyone who is over 16 years old can get support from Links to Wellbeing. You will need a Mental Health Treatment Plan from your GP to make a referral but the referral can be made by anyone.
Psychological therapies: This is for people who are experiencing lots of stress in their life or are showing signs of not coping. Therapists will support them to develop skills to manage symptoms that impact their wellbeing.
Low-intensity interventions: 4-7 low-intensity Cognitive Behavioural Therapy via phone or in person.
Group programs: You can participate in a range of group programs from one-off sessions to six-week programs. The group workshops will provide you with practical knowledge and resources to improve your mental health and wellbeing.
The wait time for a session at Links to will being is 6 months (the wait time group programs may be shorter)
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.
Mental Health Triage
Government run 24/7 support for mental health crises.
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
Suicide Call Back Service
If you need support you can either phone, online chat or video. They are available 24/7
You can use this if you are 15 years or older.
This is a nationwide service providing 24/7 telephone and online counselling to people affected by suicide.
Wonky Line Counselling
Counselling can be done online or they can travel to you
Supports Aboriginal people of all ages. You can ring or email to organise an initial session, the initial session is free as a get to know you session.
Wonky Lines provides counselling services to Aboriginal individuals and families.
No wait time
The provide online or phone support.
Yarning SafeNStrong supports people of all ages
They provide 24/7 counselling support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples all over Australia.
13Yarn supports people of all ages
This is a crisis support line for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples all over Australia who are feeling overwhelmed or having difficulty coping.