Hours

  • Monday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
  • Tuesday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
  • Wednesday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
  • Thursday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
  • Friday: 9:30am - 4:30pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

headspace

Capalaba

1/29-37 Moreton Bay Road, Capalaba, Queensland 4157
P: 1300 851 274 F: (07) 3102 9218

headspace Capalaba is operated by FSG Australia. All headspace centres 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, Brisbane South (Brisbane South PHN).

Hello and welcome to headspace Capalaba! We offer a range of services to assist young people aged 12-25 who are going through a tough time. At headspace Capalaba you can get help if you;

  • Feel stressed out, worried or can’t calm down,
  • Can’t focus and have thoughts or feelings you don't like or that worry you,
  • Are having problems at work or school,
  • Haven’t been feeling like yourself,
  • Want to talk about gender or sexuality,
  • Want to talk about contraception or sexual health issues,
  • Would like to cut down or stop drinking or drug use,
  • Are being bullied at school or work.

The headspace Capalaba staff and Consortium partners work together to make sure young people have access to a wide range of different services from psychologists to youth workers to housing support.

 

 

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.

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 Capalaba

Independent Contractors: Mental Health Practitioners, Part-time/Sessional (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

Currently, we are seeking multiple youth-friendly mental health practitioners to join our growing team.

Opportunities are available for;

  • General Practitioners
  • Mental Health Nurses
  • Clinical and Generally registered  Psychologists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Mental Health Social Workers
  • Mental Health Occupational Therapists
  • Dieticians

Who we are looking for:

We have a number of opportunities for youth-friendly mental health practitioners to work as independent contractors within a cooperative, multi-disciplinary model of care, working closely with headspace colleagues and co-located service partners to maximise the services available to young people within our community. As an independent contractor, remuneration for these positions will be paid at a rate of 80% of the relevant MBS item fee per billed session.  Successful applicants must be currently registered with their relevant industry body and eligible to obtain a Medicare Provider Number. Additionally, applicants must hold or be eligible to hold personal and professional indemnity insurances and an ABN.

What we offer:

  • Ongoing  referrals sourced from our established intake team
  • Opportunities to work with and gain support from a multi-disciplinary team
  • Opportunities for peer support through regular clinical review meetings
  • Full administration support, including referral processing, diary management and appointment confirmations
  • Fully-outfitted, youth-friendly consulting spaces for individual and group work
  • Opportunities to access a wide range of professional development activities within our existing training framework
  • Flexibility with hours and days worked

Click here to access a full position description or register your interest.

For more information contact:

Name: Mark Grant
Phone: 1300 851 274

More information

Whats on at headspace Capalaba (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

headspace Jam Sessions

Come along for an afternoon of jamming, chilling with other young musicians and building your music skills.

When: Tuesday afternoons from 3:30PM - 5PM (Starting Tuesday Feb 21st)

Where: headspace Capalaba

For More Information: If you have any questions please call 1300 851 274 or email headspacecapalaba@fsg.org.au

 

Physical Activity Workshops:

Physical activity is great for both your physical and mental health and wellbeing. Come and join us as e get moving with a weekly physical activity session run by a qualified personal trainer.

When: Wednesday afternoons form 4PM - 5PM (Starting Wednesday Feb 22nd)

Where: headspace Capalaba

For More information: If you have any questions please call 1300 851 274 or email headspacecapalaba@fsg.org.au

 

 

Getting an appointment at headspace Capalaba (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

There are a number of ways for young people to access support at headspace Capalaba:

Young People : If you are a young person between the ages of 12-25, you can give us a call on 1300 851 274 or email headspacecapalaba@fsg.org.au to book a time to come in and see us. 

Otherwise you are always more than welcome to drop in to the centre at 1/29- 37 Moreton Bay Road, Capalaba.

Family/Friend:  If you are concerned about a friend or family member and would like to discuss booking an appointment at headspace Capalaba please call us on 1300 851 274 , or email headspacecapalaba@fsg.org.au

School/Agency: If you wish to refer a client between the ages of 12-25 please complete the referral form and fax it to the headspace centre on 07 3102 9218. 

GP's : If you wish to refer a young person  between the ages of 12-25 please fax a referral letter and Mental Health Treatment Plan to the headspace centre on 07 3102 9218

 

headspace is a youth friendly service.  All young people referred to headspace, must have given consent for a referral to be made, and need to be attending appointments by their own choice.

Our Youth Reference Group (Click to show below) (Click to hide below)

The Youth Reference Group (YRG) guide all of the important decisions we make at headspace Capalaba, helping us insure we remain youth friendly and meet the needs of the young people who call the Bayside area home.  Our YRG is made up of enthusiastic young people aged 16-25 years who are passionate about making a difference in their community. The members bring a wide range of skills and experiences to the group, some have had their own experiences with mental health issues while others are interested in working with young people in the future.  But all are united by their passion for ensuring the needs of their generation are being met.

The role of the YRG is varied and members are offered a range of opportunities to contribute to our centre and their community including; reviewing decisions regarding the day to day running of the centre , helping to plan youth events  and representing headspace Capalaba at events or in the media.

We are always looking for new passionate young people to join the headspace Capalaba Youth Reference Group, if this sounds like something you would be interested in , please fill in the registration form and email it to headspacecapalaba@fsg.org,au or call the centre on 1300 851 274 to find out more.

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At headspace Capalaba we welcome and appreciate your feedback as it helps us continually improve our service for young people and their families.

Click here to let us know what you thought about your experience at headspace Capalaba