Box Hill



  • Monday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Tuesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Wednesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed


headspace Box Hill has a team of dedicated and passionate youth health professionals who are here to support you. These include youth mental health practitioners, peer practitioners, community engagement workers, adolescent health nurses, alcohol & drug workers, and GP's and private practitioners.

For self-referrals

For family and friends referrals

For professional referrals 

Once completed please see email to   

Or you can make a phone referral via 03 9810 9310 


For Community Engagement requests use the form or email headspaceboxhillcommunity@mindaustralia.org.au 


  • Monday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Tuesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Wednesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

headspace Box Hill is operated by Mind Australia. All headspace services are funded by the Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care. Administration of funding is carried out by the headspace centre’s local Primary Health Network, in this case, Eastern Melbourne Primary Health Network.


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

Sexual health screenings on site or links to local services. 

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

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. 

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

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

“As soon as I sought help, I suddenly realised that my anxiety was very treatable and that I wasn’t alone.”
- Charlie

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Jobs and volunteering

Positions currently available at headspace Box Hill

Due to high demand, headspace Box Hill has opportunities for youth oriented and community focused psychologists, occupational therapists and mental health accredited social workers to work as independent Private Practitioners funded by Medicare. headspace Box Hill offers the opportunity to work closely with the multidisciplinary headspace team and service partners while also offering the flexibility of managing your own hours and client caseload.

About headspace Box Hill

headspace Box Hill opened in late December 2023, and this is your opportunity to be involved in the establishment of a new headspace centre and an innovative youth mental health program that is making a real difference in the community. headspace offers a 'one stop shop' for young people aged 12-25 and their families who may be experiencing mental health difficulties. It provides an opportunity for young people to receive help early and promotes a 'no wrong door' approach to supporting young people.

headspace works from an early intervention and prevention framework with young people and their families who have emerging mental health issues. We deliver four core services which include general health, mental health support, vocational services, and alcohol and other drug services. Private practitioners are a key component of the mental health services provided within our centres.

What we offer

• Brand new centre conveniently located in central Box Hill complete with 10 fully serviced consultation rooms including PC, printer, telephone and counselling resources.

•  No fee charges for room or reception, therefore you receive 100% of the Medicare billing.

• Flexible hours – you determine and manage your own hours and client caseload.

• Our experienced and supportive Intake & Assessment team will screen referrals based on the young person's clinical needs and schedule first appointments into your schedule.

• Complete administrative support to book and case-manage clients outside of the therapeutic space including scheduling appointments, text reminders and all client follow up administration.

• The opportunity to work as part of a supportive and passionate multi-disciplinary team including Social Workers, Counsellors, Adolescent Health Nurse, Peer Workers and GPs for case-conferencing & clinical review meetings and seamless referrals.

• Regular training and professional development offered through headspace National on a range of different topics including trauma, DBT, ACT, neurodiversity, LGBTQIA+, and family violence.

• Clinical support including regular clinical supervision both individual and group, daily clinical support and guidance from our Clinical Lead, regular peer supervision and regular complex clinical review/consultation with a team of experienced psychologists, social workers, nurses, GPs, psychiatrists, and other specialised disciplines.

What we need from you

• Relevant qualifications and registration (AHPRA or AASW)

• Eligibility to provide Medicare Benefits Schedule services.

• An Australian Business Number (ABN)

• Personal Professional Indemnity Insurance

• Available at least 1-2 days per week.

• Clinical experience working with young people or within mental health in diverse settings including bio-psychosocial assessments, risk assessments and providing focused psychological intervention.

• A desire to make a difference in the lives of young people within a community setting.

• Working with Children's Check and Police Check.


If you are interested in joining the team at headspace Box Hill or for more information, please contact Bowen Guan, Centre Manager on the number below. 

For more information contact:

Name: Bowen Guan
Phone: (03) 9810 9310
Email: bguan@mindaustralia.org.au

More information

headspace Box Hill is a great place to get help if you:

  • Want to talk to someone about difficulties in your life
  • Feel sad, depressed, anxious or worried
  • Would like help with any kind of health issue (e.g. physical, mental, sexual)
  • Want to talk about relationships, sexuality, sexual health, or gender identity 
  • Are concerned about your use of alcohol and/or drugs
  • Are worried about a friend or family member
  • Are interested in advice or support about work or study
  • Are wanting to connect with a job agency

headspace Box Hill is a voluntary service which offers early intervention, short term counselling (6-10 sessions).

If you feel you are in an emergency situation or need immediate assistance, contact :

  • emergency services on 000,
  • mental health line (24hr) 1800 011 511,
  • lifeline 13 11 14
  • or go to your local Emergency department.

Australia has a large culturally and linguistically diverse population, with many residents born overseas, or originating from non-English speaking countries and/or families. 

headspace is an inclusive service for young people of all faiths, ethnicities, races and backgrounds.

Most headspace services are provided in English, however we are fortunate to have Mandarin, Japanese, Spanish and Greek speaking staff at headspace Box Hill.

If you require access to a interpreter via phone or for in-person services, that can also be arranged via Translating and Interpreting Service.

headspace Box Hill can have a presence at your school, university, sporting club, event, festival, community day or wherever you see fit!

Download our flyer to find out more information on headspace Box Hill hosting or attending your activity!

Once you've finished reading, complete our online form below:

Community Engagement Request Form

We have several events happening over the next few months. Make sure you follow along on our socials and check in with the website to keep up to date with all the fun things happening at Headspace Box Hill.


  • International Day of FriendshipTuesday, July 30th, 4-5 pm: Making a Card and Friendship Bracelets for a Friend Event: Come to the centre and bring your friends to create cards and friendship bracelets to give each other. We shouldn’t need to wait until our birthdays, graduations, or holidays to send letters to say how much we mean to each other.

    • Check out our event flyer for more information. You don't need to register for this event; just come along on the day with your friends!


  • Wear It Purple Day! - Friday, August 30th 4-5:30 pm: Make your own purple tie-dye t-shirt to celebrate Wear It Purple Day 2024. Show your support for LGBTQ+ youth. Stand up against bullying.
    • Check out our event flyer for more information, and then register for the event (registration is required for this event)

Registration Form

headspace Box Hill values the connection to community, and outside of clinical support, we also provide a range of free social groups throughout the year. Our groups run at headspace Box Hill unless otherwise stated. All groups currently running are drop-in groups, so there is no need to register ahead of time; just come on down and join in the fun!


  • Board Game Drop-In Group: This monthly drop-in group is for young people ages 12-25 who want to make new friends, hang out, and play board games. It meets monthly at headspace Box Hill on Wednesday afternoons from 4 to 5:30 p.m. We have a range of board games to choose from, or you can bring your own.
    • Next Session
      • 3rd July
      • 7th August
      • 11th September

Employ your Mind Youth (EYM-Y)
A program designed for young people with mental health conditions who would like to improve their thinking and communication skills that are important for work, study and other areas of life, and super handy, the program is running at headspace Box Hill!
For more information on how to register, have a look at the program flyer or send an email to Anne Miles at anne.miles@wiseemployment.com.au



headspace Box Hill has a team of dedicated and passionate youth health professionals who are here to support you. These include youth mental health practitioners, peer practitioners, community engagement workers, adolescent health nurses, alcohol & drug workers, and GP's and private practitioners.

Service Manager: Bowen

Clinical Lead: Amanda 

Intake and Assessment Team Leader: Amy

Senior Counsellor: Beite 

Intake and Assessment Practitioner: Ellie

Community Mental Health Practitioner: Jo

Peer Practitioner: Amy

Peer Practitioner: Seb

Administrator: Gabby

Community Engagement Practitioner: Rebekah

headspace Box Hill rely on the valuable advice and opinions of our Youth Reference Group (YRG).  They work at ensuring that young people's voices are heard in decisions that shape our service.

The Youth Reference Group (YRG) is a passionate group of young people from this area who are determined to make a difference in the lives of their peers. Our members come from diverse backgrounds and a range of ages, all united in our shared passion for advocacy around youth mental health. 

The YRG is managed and supported by our Community Engagement Practitioner, Bek who oversees all things youth participation.

The group meets every fortnight and run regular fundraising events in the community, develop on-site projects, inform policy and processes at our centre, speak at schools and other local organisations, create content for social media, as well as generally make our centre a better place to be. 

Recruitment is NOW OPEN for the 2024 Youth Reference Group - email headspaceboxhillcommunity@mindaustralia.org.au and write YRG in the subject line.