depression

Anxiety and Depression Anxiety and depression are common concerns in childhood and adolescence.Most children learn to cope with a range of normal fears and worries, such as the dark, loud noises, storms, and monsters. Anxiety becomes a concern when it stops children from participating in activities at school or socially; when the fears and worries seem out of proportion; or if Read more

Dr Danielle Tracey, Educational and Developmental Psychologist, Western Sydney UniversityOur children and young people live in a busy, complex and rapidly-changing world. Sadly, it is estimated that up to one in five children experience mental health problems such as anxiety and depression. Today in Australia, across preschools, Read more

How we can support your school As a not-for-profit charitable organisation with over 47 years' experience in helping kids learn Learning Links can assist your school to effectively support children, young people and their families to overcome learning difficulties. We work collaboratively with your school, to help children and young people learn and reach their full Read more

We offer counselling services for parents, carers, and family members as required, to cope with a range of concerns that may be affecting your child. There are many issues that can cause parents stress and anxiety, including:establishing structure and routines in the home managing difficult behaviours communicating effectively with your child Read more

Supporting children's development and wellbeingSome children struggle with emotional and social development, which can impact on learning and friendships. Our experienced psychologists work with children and families using evidence-based therapies to address concerns such as:Anxiety, depression and low self-esteem Building resilience Poor Read more