Student Wellbeing and Support

Personal counselling for current students

  • Free
  • Confidential
  • Experienced and Qualified Counsellors   
  • Mediation for students/staff who require dispute resolution
  • Advice on handling financial hardship, particularly in regard to course and material costs
  • Workshop and class sessions on relaxation and stress management, bullying and harassment, mental health, and drugs and alcohol.

Book online here, call 5225 0963 or email for an appointment.

Locations of counselling services:

Geelong City Campus
H building (behind customer service) - H1.22
East Campus
A Building A1.17
Werribee Campuses
Call to make appointment and we will come to you

Great support services in your local area


Barwon Centre Against Sexual Assault                   1800 806 292
Beyondblue              Regarding mental health Free information, support and referrals for women 1300 224 636
WIRE  Free information, support and referrals for women 1300 134 130
Mens Line Australia   Support for men with family relationships issues  1300 789 978
Headspace Health support for 12 to 25 year olds
1800 650 890
My Compass Support for those with mental health issues
Black Dog Institute Help for those with diagnosed depression
Gambling Help Online   Free and anonymous support 24/7 
Healthdirect Easy access to quality health information
1800 858 858
Smiling Mind Meditation and mindfulness site
Lifeline Crisis support and suicide prevention services
Better Health Health and medical information
GASP Information and support for LGBTI
(03) 5272 6120


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About The Gordon

The Gordon Institute of TAFE is one of the largest regional TAFEs in Victoria and has been helping people gain real skills for real jobs for over 125 years. We pride ourselves on delivering a great range of TAFE courses from short courses to nationally accredited training across apprenticeships, traineeships, certificates, diplomas, and advanced diplomas, which can lead you to a great career or create pathways to university.

Our training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. | Authorised by the Victorian Government, Melbourne.

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