Aboriginal student wellbeing

Whether you need academic assistance, career guidance, or just someone to talk to, we’re here to help.

Riawunna Counsellor

Riawunna recognises that health and wellbeing is very important when you become a student with us.

Riawunna has a qualified and highly experienced counsellor providing free and confidential assistance for a range of personal issues such as stress, depression and anxiety, relationship difficulties, life crises, and trauma.

He can help you recognise your strengths, or work on strategies and skills that can assist to improve your health and wellbeing.

Counselling is offered individual face-to-face, by phone or online zoom sessions.

If you need any assistance, contact Riawunna and Student Wellbeing Counsellor, Dave Warrener at David.Warrener@utas.edu.au

The University has an after-hours support line so that support is always available. Students can phone 1300 511 709 or text 0488 884 168 from 5pm – 9am weekdays or 24 hours on weekends, public holidays and through Christmas-New Year closure period.

You can also contact Lifeline on 13 11 14,  BeyondBlue on 1300 22 46 36 or Suicide Call Back Service on 1300 659 467.

Need urgent help?

If you are in a crisis or emergency, call ‘000’ for emergency services.

To talk to a counsellor urgently or after-hours, please consider the following helplines: