We're here to listen and help

Based on our Gold Coast campus, Griffith University provides confidential and affordable psychology services to those in need. Our clinic is open to the public and no referrals are required. View our latest brochure online.

Your choice of treatment

Whether you visit our student or professional (fully-qualified) clinic, you can be assured that you'll receive the latest evidence-based treatments from passionate individuals who are committed to getting your health back on track.

Student Clinic

Our interns are Provisionally Registered Psychologists in the final years of their studies and are under strict supervision at all times by highly experienced Clinical Psychologists.

Professional (fully-qualified) Clinic

Our Professional Clinic is staffed by Registered Psychologists who are widely regarded in the local community. For services in our private clinic, Medicare and Private Health Insurance rebates are available.

Appointments available now

Our psychologists can help you with

Individual therapy

Group therapy

OCD and Autism Spectrum Disorder

Grief and anxiety

Social skills and relationships

Diagnostic assessments

Latest research and practices

Helping children, adolescents and adults

No referrals required

Open to the public

Individual therapy

You can choose between structured treatment programs or flexible programs where your therapist will work with you to identify modules that best suit your needs. All ages (child, adolescent, adult) are welcome. No diagnosis or referral is necessary, although with a referral you may be eligible for Medicare or private health insurance rebates.

Group therapy

Our child and adolescent programs focus on helping younger children improve their social skills, disruptive behaviours as well as dealing with anxiety.

Assessments

A variety of assessment options are available for adults and children. Learning assessments (cognitive) focus on areas such as academic achievement and learning disabilities and diagnostic assessments can be completed during therapy sessions for those with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

Enquire online

If you'd like more information simply submit your enquiry online. All enquiries are confidential.

Consultation fees

PsychologistInitialStandard
Provisionally Registered$30$20
Registered General Psychologist$150 ($86.15 Medicare rebate)$150 ($86.15 Medicare rebate)
Registered Clinical Psychologist$190 ($126.50 Medicare rebate)$190 ($126.50 Medicare rebate)
AssessmentProvisionally RegisteredRegistered
Diagnostic$30 (initial), $20 (standard)$150 ($84.80 Medicare rebate)
Learning (Cognitive*)$300$1200

* Cognitive assessment includes initial session, assessment sessions, report and a feedback session. Medicare rebates not available on assessments.

Please be advised that we do not offer any refunds or make up classes for our group programs.

What to expect

During the first session your psychologist will provide you with information about confidentiality and consent. Your psychologist will discuss your reasons for wanting to attend therapy and then together you will develop goals for treatment. Some first sessions may last for 1.5 hours and all future sessions will go for 1 hour. At the end of the first session you will be asked for feedback on how well your therapist has listened to you and understood your concerns.

Find us

The Griffith University Psychology clinic is located on Level 4, Griffith Health Centre, corner of Olsen Ave and Parklands Drive, Southport (Gold Coast campus). Please see the detailed maps and parking options listed below.

Contact us

Our opening hours are 8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday-Friday (after hours appointments available by request). If you'd like to speak to us directly please call or email.

1800 188 295

CHILD OCD AND PHOBIA CLINIC

For over 10 years we have been providing specialised assessment and evidence-based therapy services to the Gold Coast community. Developed from a research framework and globally recognised best practice standards, we deliver individually tailored, cognitive-behavioural treatments (CBT) for children, adolescents and their families.

Find out more

This psychology clinic has received full accreditation by Quality Innovation Performance. This means we have met the National Standards for Mental Health Services and Human Services Quality Framework and are accredited as a Specialised Health Service.

Public transport

Tram

The tram, G:Link, has two stops on campus. The G:Link line begins at the Gold Coast University Hospital, travels south through Southport, Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach, and terminates at Pacific Fair shopping centre. See the G:Link website for details on stations, tickets and times.

G:Link

Bus and train

You can catch the bus to our Gold Coast campus from a variety of locations, including nearby train stations at Helensvale, Nerang and Robina. There are also a number of bus routes that connect to the tram.

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Where to find us

Level 4, Griffith Health Centre (G40), Gold Coast campus, Cnr Parklands Drive and Olsen Avenue, Southport QLD 4215

Campus Maps

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Parking options

On-campus parking

Parking is available in our multi-storey car park for $6 a day. You can also purchase a permit for our general parking. Limited two-hour metered parking is also available. See our visitor parking map or permit parking map for locations.

Off-campus parking

  • Southport Sharks Football Club for $6 a day
  • Church of Christ car park for $4 a day
  • University Hospital car park for $17.50 a day

Griffith Health Clinics

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