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The Counselling Department is available to all St Laurence students and aims to provide them and their families with a safe, confidential and helpful environment to discuss concerns, problems and receive support.

Counsellors will do all they can to provide the best possible counselling and support, which is of the highest professional standard, based upon principles of strength and empowerment. The team plays an intrinsic role in the promotion of health and wellbeing within the St Laurence Community and continuously works to encourage empathy and resilience amongst the student body. This mission is implemented in collaboration with the Heads of Year and Deputy Principal.

Topics we can help with:

  • Child Protection
  • Bullying
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Anger
  • Stress & Time management
  • Motivation
  • Study skills
  • Special considerations
  • Cognitive Assessments


The counselling team are available to support you when you need. If you have concerns, please fill in the Referral Form and a member of our team will be in touch. 

For staff seeking assistance:
Phone: 1800 81 87 28
Email: counselling@accesseap.com.au

General Enquiries:
Phone: 07 3010 1183
Email: counselling@slc.qld.edu.au

College Counsellors:

Mr Adam Firman
Phone: 07 3010 1173
Email: afirman@slc.qld.edu.au

Mrs Michelle Martin
Phone: 07 3010 1119
Email: mmartin@slc.qld.edu.au

Mrs Melissa Smith
Phone: 07 3010 1119
Email: msmith@slc.qld.edu.au

Mrs Tiffany Pritchard
Phone: 07 3010 1148
Email: tpritchard@slc.qld.edu.au