Request a counselling appointment

To request an appointment, please contact us by phone or attend in person. The La Trobe Counselling service operates 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday. If you are not able to reach us directly, please use the form below. Online bookings are for non-urgent counselling only. If you are experiencing suicidal thoughts or an emergency situation, please use one of the emergency contacts. 

Are you
Which campus do you study at? *
Are you requesting a counselling session *
Course information
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Year of Study *
Are you currently seeing another counsellor? *
Are you attending counselling as a result of a sexual assault/sexual or harassment? *
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Privacy statement: La Trobe University respects the privacy of your personal information. We collect personal information about you to register and identify you for counselling services. If you do not complete this form, then we may not be able to provide you with counselling services. The counselling service maintains confidential records of counselling sessions to monitor and facilitate your counselling and progress. Access, collection and storage of your personal information by the University is in accordance with the Health Records Act 2001. We treat the information we receive from you with confidentiality and respect and will only disclose your information to third parties outside the University with your consent or where it is required or authorised by law. You may have the right to access the personal information we hold about you subject to any exemptions in relevant laws, by contacting us on

Once your request is submitted we will do our best to contact you within two working days to make an appointment. Waiting times for counselling may vary depending on your campus.