Our counsellors are trained specifically to work with families. They can provide family therapy or couples counselling. The focus is on strengthening your family relationships and supporting healthy communication.

This service is available strictly for clients in Yarra and Maribyrnong (please note that we do not accept clients for this service outside of those LGAs).

Important note: This type of counselling is not for family violence issues. A separate service for this is available called Family violence counselling.

Service details

Counsellors can help you and your family with:

  • relationships and healthy communication
  • resolving family problems
  • parent or sibling conflict
  • separation or divorce
  • a change that impacts the whole family
  • exploring the impact of trauma
  • coping with grief and loss
  • adapting to a new family member
  • repairing family relationships

The first session is an initial assessment, this is followed by up to 5-10 counselling sessions.

About our counsellors

Our counsellors are specifically trained to work with families.

They are qualified counsellors, family therapists or social workers.

Give us a call

9448 5521

Fees & eligibility

Couples and family counselling is for families or couples who need help resolving conflict and improving communication.

You can make an appointment by calling us on 9448 5521 between 8:30am and 5:30pm Monday – Friday. You can also use our online form to request an appointment.

The cost depends on your income. There are different income ranges for individuals, couples and families. You can learn more on our fees page, or call us to find out more

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Low income:

Medium income:

High income or package clients:
Initial consultation (90 minutes): $150 Standard/subsequent consultation: $75
Non-attendance fee for paying clients: $20 (you won’t be charged if you give at least 24 hours notice before you cancel)

Available at 2 locations

Opening hours

Mon 8:30 - 5:00
Tue 8:30 - 5:00
Wed 8:30 - 5:00
Fri 8:30 - 5:00
Phone: 9448 5528
Facsimile: 9411 4300
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Opening hours

Mon 8:30am - 5:00pm
Tue 8:30am - 5:00pm
Wed 8:30am - 5:00pm
Thu 8:30am - 5:00pm

For GP’s and health professionals

GP’s and health professionals can refer a client using our online referral form.

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cohealth is a not-for-profit community health organisation. We provide essential health and support services in Melbourne’s CBD, inner-north and inner-west, and the east coast of Tasmania.

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