At Deakin College, we are committed to providing support and advice to help you reach your full potential while you study with us.
Our experienced counsellors provide free, confidential, short term professional counselling support to currently enrolled students, to address issues that may be affecting their studies and life. This support includes counselling, information, advice, and referral for academic and personal issues.
At Deakin College, we are committed to providing you with support to help you reach your full potential while you study with us.
If you are concerned about a student in distress or with severe difficulties, you are able to speak with a counsellor for advice and support.
Phone: +61 490 432 256
If you require general student welfare support, please email:
If you can’t make a scheduled appointment, please contact to reschedule, or cancel ASAP. The counselling service is often in high demand and that appointment can be offered to another student on the waiting list.
Our counselling service is not a 24-hour service for students in crisis. If you are feeling suicidal, experiencing a crisis or in need of immediate help, contact these 24/7 services for help immediately or go to your closest local hospital:
Visit our crisis support page for emergency resources and advice.