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Are the bushfires affecting your mental health?

  Bushfires that have threatened communities are highly distressing for many people.   Bushfires can be particularly stressful because the factors that influence their strength and direction can change at any moment. Communities that seem clear of danger can suddenly need to evacuate. Despite well-orchestrated and persistent fire fighting by emergency services personnel, sometimes destruction […]

Eating Disorders: New Medicare Items

New item numbers effective from 1st Nov 2019 You may have heard about the new Medicare items numbers for eating disorders effective from the 1st of November 2019. Here we take you through the key points of this initiative including information that addresses the many questions we have been getting about this initiative from both […]

R U OK?Day 12 September 2019

R U OK?Day is our national day of action dedicated to reminding everyone to ask, “Are you OK?” and to remember every day of the year to support people who may be struggling with life’s ups and downs. This year in the build-up to R U OK?Day we’re encouraging everyone to Trust the Signs, Trust […]

Lakeside Rooms Consumer Forum

At Lakeside Rooms we offer Individual, Couples, Family and Group programs and workshops. We are investigating the best way to get feedback from clients and the the community and have decided to hold a Consumer Forum to give people the opportunity to come in and discuss the possibilities and provide us with valuable feedback. We use […]

Updated Our NDIS Page

We have updated our NDIS page to include some handy Information Sheets.   At Lakeside Rooms we offer Therapy services, Support Coordination and Plan Management.   Participants can access as many or as little of these services as they choose.   The NDIS provides funding to participants to purchase a range of supports aimed at […]

Resource & Articles

    You might like to check out out our Resources & Articles page to view some interesting articles or website links.   Our Facebook page also has regular posts of blog style articles and links.    

DBT Information Sessions for family and/or friends

DBT was originally developed to treat chronically suicidal individuals diagnosed with borderline personality disorder (BPD), and it is now recognized as the gold standard psychological treatment for this population. In addition, research has shown that it is effective in treating a wide range of other disorders such as substance dependence, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), […]

Support the Girls Bra Gifting Event

We are supporting a local initiative ‘Support The Girls’ is helping empower scores of women by holding a bra gifting event. Support the Girls says’ “Homeless and disadvantaged women from all cultures across Australia are in DESPERATE need of bras and personal hygiene products and toiletries. Too many are choosing food over their own personal […]