headspace
Campbelltown

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Please Note

COVID-19 may have affected our operational hours. Please contact the centre on (02) 4627 9089 to find out more.

About

COVID-19 Update

The health & wellbeing of young people and their families is our top priority. We are transitioning to online and phone services as much as possible. Please contact us by phone for more information.

headspace Campbelltown provides information, support and services to young people aged 12-25, and their families and friends. We can help with mental health, general health, alcohol and other drug services as well as employment support. 

If you're  12-25  all you need to do is give us a call on (02) 4627 9089 or  email us to find out how you can access our services  FREE  of charge. 

Health Professionals can refer you via our referral form .

Please Note

COVID-19 may have affected our operational hours. Please contact the centre on (02) 4627 9089 to find out more.

headspace Campbelltown is operated by One Door Mental Health. All headspace services are funded by the Australian Government Department of Health. Administration of funding is carried out by the headspace centre’s local Primary Health Network, in this case, South Western Sydney (South Western Sydney PHN).

Services

Nutrition screening, dietary assessment and education about food and lifestyle, also support around healthy eating strategies.

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 issue. 

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

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. 

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

Jobs and volunteering

Positions currently available at headspace Campbelltown

headspace Campbelltown believes in providing young people with the opportunity to be heard, and actively involved in addressing the issues that are important to them.

As a member of the headspace Campbelltown Youth Reference Group (YRG)  you can do just this, by;

  • Working with at risk youth in the community
  • Planning and organising events
  • Developing and facilitating programs
  • Community Engagement
  • Youth & Community Development
  • Health Promotion

By getting involved you will get the opportunity to

  • Receive training about headspace and Mental Health & wellbeing.
  • Have your say on important issues and influence how headspace Campbelltown operates.
  • Meet and work with other young people who are passionate about youth and our community.
  • Learn and develop leadership and organizational skills.

 

For more information contact:

Name: Charishma Kaliyanda, Community Engagement Officer
Phone: (02) 4627 9089
Email: headspace.campbelltown@onedoor.org.au 

Psychologists in Private Practice

Multiple contracted positions available

Make a difference to young people, join one of Australia’s newest and most innovative Not for Profits.

headspace Campbelltown is looking for youth oriented and community focused Psychologists and Clinical Psychologists. You will work with the multidisciplinary team on site to provide early intervention and treatment for mental health and related problems in young people aged 12 -25 years and their families.

You will be making a major contribution to improving the mental health and wellbeing of young people. You will have access to extended consultation time and the multidisciplinary expertise available on site to achieve great health outcomes for clients. 

We’re very flexible so you get the best of both worlds; you can maintain your existing private or public work and provide contracted services to us for as little as 1 day a week. You should be be eligible to provide services under the Medicare Benefits Better Outcomes for Mental Health Initiative.

What we can offer:

  • Flexible working hours;
  • Full administration support including reception, billings & appointment bookings;
  • Fully computerised software with IT support;
  • Fully managed case co-ordination along with regular multi-disciplinary case reviews;
  • As well as on-going referrals of young people who have been assessed and are ready to receive services.

What we need from you:

  • A desire to make a difference in the lives of young people experiencing mental illness;
  • Full registration as a Psychologist or Clinical Psychologist;
  • Demonstrated experience providing clinical services  to young people aged 12 to 25 years old;
  • Eligibility to provide services under Medicare and be willing to Bulk Bill;
  • An ABN;
  • Personal Professional Indemnity Insurance;
  • Available at least 1-2 days per week.

Apply today by emailing Aysun Goktepe, Clinical Services Manager, on aysun.goktepe@onedoor.org.au with a brief cover letter and your CV. 

Please see here for a copy of the position description.

For more information contact:

Name: headspace Campbelltown
Phone: (02) 4627 9089
Email: headspace.campbelltown@onedoor.org.au

Deadline: 08/06/2020 12:00am

  • Opportunity to work as part of a purpose-driven organisation
  • Full time, fixed term to 30 July 2021
  • SCHCADS Level 5
  • Generous salary packaging

 

About One Door

One Door Mental Health is a leading for-purpose service provider for those living with mental illness, their families and carers.

Our community creates a safe place that connects people, our services are innovative and supported by more than 30 years of experience, and our advocacy work is putting an end to stigma through education and understanding.

Creating a world in which people with a mental illness are valued and treated as equals is at the heart of everything we do.

The Program

The headspace program’s mission is to deliver improvements in the mental health, social wellbeing and economic participation of young Australian’s aged 12 – 25. This includes providing funding to improve services for young people who may be experiencing mental health and/or drug and alcohol issues and the latest information about these important health issues for young people.

About the Position

The headspace Team Coordinator will work under the direction of the Clinical Services Manager to provide relevant services to young people accessing the service. Working closely and collaboratively with other members of the headspace team, the Team Coordinator ensure all activities are in accordance with the operational and business model of the service and directions provided by the Clinical Services Manager and other relevant stakeholders. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Undertake a range of assessments of young people as appropriate, including intake assessments, assessment of functioning, outcome measures, and symptom severity measures.
  • Work collaboratively with the young person and families/carers to develop individual recovery plans and/or service plans that are person-centred and directed by the young person as much as possible.
  • Facilitate case conference meetings with internal and external service providers to ensure a positive and collaborative approach to assisting the young person.
  • Provide regular reports to the Clinical Services Manager, headspace on service delivery and other key initiatives
  • Design treatment plans and relevant interventions as identified, and assist the young person to drive their own recovery plan as much as possible.

To succeed in this role, we are looking for:

  • Approved tertiary qualification in an allied health discipline including social work, psychology (clinical, counselling, 4+2 and 5+1 pathway), mental health nursing and occupational therapy.
  • Full registration with AHPRA or eligibility for full membership with AASW.
  • Advanced level of clinical skills, particularly in the delivery of psychological therapies to individual and/or groups. - Experience in complex clinical triage, assessment and allocation of referrals.
  • Experience in service development and maintaining continuous quality improvement.
  • Proven ability in the leadership of multidisciplinary teams, including the provision of clinical supervision and the facilitation of clinical review and performance management processes.
  • Highly developed verbal and written communication skills; and an excellent track record in building and maintaining effective working relationships with a range of stakeholders.
  • Postgraduate qualifications, experience in primary health care clinical services and broad understanding of the mental health service system in Australia are all highly desirable

A copy of the position description can be viewed here.

Your values and our values

Our values are integral to everything that we are as an organisation and how we interact with each other, our consumers and carers.  As you consider whether this role is for you, please take some time to reflect on your own values and One Door’s values.  Click here to view our values ASPIRE to work out if they resonate with you.

Please note due to COVID19 restrictions, interviews may take place via Zoom meetings

Apply Now!  Applications close Monday, 8 June 2020

Don't miss this opportunity to join a recognised and respected organisation that is purpose and values-driven!  

Please contact Aysun Goktepe on 0481 913 702 for more information regarding this role.

 One Door Mental Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and is committed to engaging a diverse workforce. We strongly encourages applications from people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background, people with disability, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and mature aged applicants.

For more information contact:

Name: Aysun Goktepe
Phone: (02) 4627 9089
Email: headspace.campbelltown@onedoor.org.au

More information

Here at headspace Campbelltown, young people are our first priority. Our wonderful staff are here to make sure that you get the help you need when you're going through a tough time.

Our team includes:

Aysun | Clinical Services Manager

Paddy | Team Coordinator

Charishma | Community Engagement & Development Officer

Kathy | Practice Coordinator

Gem | Administration Officer

Sarah | Administration Officer

Safa | Youth Access Clinician

Rebekah | Youth Access Clinician

Ursula | Youth Access Clinician

Josh | Youth Access Clinician

Elyse | Youth Access Clinician

Ben | Intake Officer

Sylvia | Psychologist

Nidhi | Psychologist

Eddie | Psychologist

Private Practitioners:

Michelle | Clinical Psychologist

James | Clinical Psychologist

Ellise | Psychologist

Clara | Psychologist

Susan | Doctor (GP)

Sally | Dietician

Contributing Consortium Members

Elizabeth | Alcohol & Other Drugs (AOD) Counsellor (headfyrst Salvation Army)

Tracy | Mental Health Nurse

Deacon | Mission Australia

Peter | Learner Driver Support (Salvation Army Drive 4 Life)

Sanchana | CanTeen

Harrison | ACON

Everton  | New Access

Youth Reference Group

Emmanuel, Chloe, Shabiya, Neola, Tristan, Raunaq, Seanna, Mei, Brittany, Jessica, Harry, Jayda, Britt, Emily, Sheena, Kayla, Isaac.

Groups

Man Down

 

We are conveniently located 7 mins walk from Campbelltown Train Station and bus terminal. Just enter through Campbelltown City Center Arcade via Queen St Campbelltown. headspace Campbelltown is located on level 8 via the lifts which allow for wheelchair access. 

Ample parking is available behind the building, in Milgate Lane Carpark.

  queen st entry4

 

All services at headspace Campbelltown are free of charge.

Our Centre has a number of health providers who work under the Medicare system which means that to see our GP, Dietician and Pyschologists we need your Medicare card.

All visits to the GP are bulk billed and up 10 sessions per calendar year with a Psychologist can also be Medicare bulk billed under a Mental Health Care Plan (MHCP).

Visits to the Dietitian are part of an Enhanced Primary Care Plan (EPC), which you can obtain from the GP and can also be bulk billed under Medicare.

Due to the COVID-19 situation, headspace Campbelltown is currently not undertaking in-person outreach activities. Please follow our Facebook and Instagram accounts for updates on community activities and online groups. 

At headspace Campbelltown we can provide a range of different presentations and or workshops to school students, teachers, parents, carers, local community groups and organisations.

headspace Campbelltown would like to ensure, that as a service we are meeting the needs of schools in the area as well as promoting a whole school approach to mental health. We can deliver one off presentations or longer programs developed in conjunction with your school or community organisation. 

Our workshops are of a general nature and have a health promotion and education focus. We deliver these workshops to promote positive mental health and well being and encourage young people to do the same. If you would like information on a specific medical or therapeutic focus please inform us on the form.

Some of the topics headspace Campbelltown can deliver workshops on include: -

  • Maintaining a healthy headspace
  • Stress and anxiety
  • Healthy relationships
  • Bullying and social media.

If you would like us to present a topic at your school, community group or organisation, please download and complete the Community Engagement Request Form and email it back to our community development worker Charishma Kaliyanda or phone on (02) 4627 9089.

headspace Campbelltown provides a range of specialist services, these services include:-

  • General Practitioner who is available Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. The service is bulk billed. Please bring your Medicare card to the appointment.
  • Accredited mental health nurse, who is available on Monday and Thursday.
  • Dietitian who is available Wednesdays. The service is bulk billed so please bring your Medicare card to the appointment.
  • Drug and Alcohol specific counsellor through the headfyrst program, who is available Monday - Friday.
  • Specific support for young people with cancer and family members with cancer through Canteen.
  • Psychologists.

To access these service please speak with your Youth Access Clinician who will arrange these appointments for you.

To contact us, please phone (02) 4627 9089.

All of headspace Campbelltown services are free - but for some services you need a Medicare card.

If you do not have a Medicare card you can apply on the Human Services page here.

If you are ineligible to apply for a Medicare Card give us a call anyway to discuss options!

If you are a service provider or school counsellor who would like to refer a young person to headspace Campbelltown we ask that you fill out our referral form.

This information will assist us in getting the young person the right help they need more quickly.

Please fax the completed form to 02 8823 1833 or email it to us.

If you require any assistance, please contact our Administration staff on 02 4627 9089.