MELBOURNE STUDENT WELFARE TEAM
The service is FREE & confidential
Sometimes people need a little advice or help solving problems. It may be problems with family, housing, employment, college attendance, not feeling so good or a number of other issues. It may just an opportunity to talk.
Student Welfare Team
Denis has over 20 years experience in pastoral care and working with young people. He has training in Theology, Education, Pastoral Care and Counselling. He has a long involvement in individual care and advocacy as facilitator of youth groups in local church communities.
0433 137 328
Work Days:: Monday, Tuesday, Friday
Randolph has worked as a guidance counsellor dealing with culturally diverse students over a period of 10 years in California (USA). Randolph has also worked as a special education teacher, teaching children with multiple disabilities in California. He has also worked in Australia as a case manager/counsellor with people who have multiple barriers ranging from drugs and alcohol and including ex off enders. Randolph speaks Urdu, Hindi, Persian and English. He uses a proactive approach. Randolph is a registered clinical counsellor with ACA and a registered psychologist
0425 177 171
Work Days: Wednesday , Thursday
HYACINTH DAGAMA MONTEIRO
Hyacinth is a multilingual Registered Educational Psychologist. Hyacinth has Clinical membership with Australian Counselling Association and American
Counselling Association, full registration with Victorian Institute of Teaching, and Victorian Psychological Board.
Hyacinth has 30 years experience in education. She has worked for 10 years as Science teacher in India, and in California, USA, for 20 years as a School Psychologist, School Counsellor, Special Education Coordinator / Teacher. Hyacinth worked with students with multiple disabilities and problems ranging from substance abuse to depressive disorders. Hyacinth worked 18 months as a Counsellor, in Australia, for Centacare with Marriage & Relationship, Family, Personal, Grief Loss, Depression, Anxiety Disorders, Loneliness, Substance Abuse, Alcohol, and Divorce/Separation.
0430 198 366
Work Days: Wednesday
*Subject to change.
MELBOURNE STUDENT WELFARE TEAM
Our Student Support Counsellor provides personal counselling assistance and support to students. The counsellor is qualified, experienced and provides a free and confidential service.
Shantha Coomaraswamy B.Ed. (Hons), MA (Lond), Grad Dip Soc.Sc (Counselling) M.A.C.A
Shantha has over 30 years’ experience supporting students from multi-cultural backgrounds in Educational Institutions in the UK, Singapore and Melbourne. She has helped students to deal with time and anger management, emotional issues related to family matters, exam anxiety, body image, addiction, relationships, depression and other related issues.
Office Location and Opening Times:
Level 3, 297 Hay Street, East Perth
Time: Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm
Extended hours: Mondays and Thursdays 8:30 a.m. – 7p.m
Or by email anytime.
Please feel free to drop by the Counsellors’ Office, however if unattended, you may
• make an appointment via reception,
• email firstname.lastname@example.org
• or call +618 92219990
Alternatively if you would like to discuss your issues and correspond via email, please feel free to email your thoughts anytime and your email will be responded to as soon as possible.
School Contact Details
Level 4, 422 Little Collins Street, Melbourne
T:+61 3 8888 6540
297 Hay Street, East Perth.
T:+61 8 9221 9990
F: +61 8 9221 9993