Young people tend to report a higher rate of suicidal thoughts and other health-risk behaviours, such as smoking, drinking and drug use, and many delay seeking help because they fear stigma and discrimination.
Our mental health support services are for young people (12 – 25yrs) with mild to moderate mental health issues. They may be going through a tough time and needing youth friendly support. Whether they are seeing one of our doctors (GPs), health workers or mental health professionals – all headspace staff are experts at working with young people.
Our services cover four core areas: