Hours

  • Monday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Tuesday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Wednesday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Thursday: 8:30am - 8:00pm
  • Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

headspace

Maroochydore

1/27 Evans Street, Maroochydore, Queensland 4558
P: (07) 5409 4900 F: (07) 5443 4613

headspace Maroochydore is here to help young people aged 12-25 who are going through a tough time. We can help with physical health, mental health, education and employment services, and alcohol and other drug services.

headspace Maroochydore works closely with young people to get them the services they need to get their lives back on track. All of our services are at no cost to the young person or their family, and many are bulk billed.

Services available

Mental Health Services

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Mental health workers – which may include psychologists, psychiatrists, counsellors and other workers – that can help if you're just not feeling yourself.

Doctor (GP)

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GPs can help with any physical health issues as well as issues related to sexual health, drug or alcohol use, relationship problems or feeling down or upset. Your centre may have a GP on site or links to one locally. 

Sexual Health Services

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Sexual health screenings on site or links to local services. 

Alcohol & Drug Services

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Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with any alcohol or other drug issue. 

Work & Study Services

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Workers either on site or linked to the centre who can assist you with work or study opportunities. 

Youth Reference Group

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A group of young people who help with events and some decision making at a centre. Ask your centre about getting involved.

Youth Programs

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Centres have a range of programs and activities for young people. Just ask your centre what they have on. 

Positions available at headspace Maroochydore

General Practitioners, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Employer: United Synergies

headspace Maroochydore is a partnership of local health and community service organisations with an aim to provide fully integrated primary health care services for young people in one “youth friendly” environment.

To achieve this aim, headspace Maroochydore seeks a General Practitioner to operate out of their modern site centrally located in Evans Street, Maroochydore.  General Practice services will complement and enhance the provision of early intervention treatment in mental health for young people within the region by providing Mental Health Care Plans, sexual and general health checks and education of suicide prevention.

 

What we can offer?

  • The opportunity to improve the lives of young people;
  • Flexible working hours;
  • Full administration support including reception, billings and appointment bookings;
  • Multi-disciplinary team focus with support from on-site clinical psychologists, social workers, drug and alcohol counsellors, employment consultants and youth workers;
  • Fully managed case co-ordination along with regular multi-disciplinary case reviews.

 

What we require from you?

  • An interest in mental health (particularly early intervention);
  • A commitment to at least one session a week (allowing you to continue your involvement in your usual practice);
  • A desire to make a difference in the lives of young people;
  • Provide a full range of health services including sexual and reproductive health, chronic health management and general health checks;
  • Be Vocationally Registered and eligible to apply for a Medicare Provider number

For more information contact:

Name: Karen Glover, Practice Manager
Phone: 5409 4900
Email: kglover@unitedsynergies.com.au

More information

MEET OUR TEAM (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

headspace Maroochydore staff are dedicated youth health professionals who can support you in a friendly, confidential and non-judgmental environment.

 

Nicholas - Centre Manager

Karen - Practice Manager

Reception

  • Simone
  • Emma

Access and Intake Workers

  • Amanda
  • Fraser
  • Ute
  • Nicole

General Practitioners

Our GP's are available to see any young person, including non-clients of headspace.

  • Dr Deb Wiens - Wednesday 10am-2pm

Psychologists

  • Dr Louise Barr (Clinical Psychologist) - Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Robyn Fleming - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
  • Monique Huntley (Clinical Psychologist) - Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Shelley Perkoulidis (Clinical Psychologist) - Thursday
  • Helma Quinn-Leeman - Monday, Friday
  • Dr Andrew Wood (Clinical Psychologist) - Thursday evening
  • Sally Shepherd (Clinical Psychologist) - Monday, Thursday evening
  • Cassie Osborne (Clinical Psychologist) - Wednesday, Friday
  • Lisa Cuda - Tuesday, Thursday

Psychiatrists

  • Dr Elliot Wilson - Thursday (fortnightly)

Steps Employment

  • Jacinta - Tuesday, Thursday

Youth and Community Officer

  • Krista

Consortium Partners:

  • United Synergies
  • Mental Health Service, Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service
  • Sunshine Coast University
  • North Coast Aboriginal Corporation for Community Health
  • UnitingCare Community
  • Integrated Family and Youth Service
  • FOCUS
  • STEPS Employment
  • Sunshine Coast Council