If you need help now contact 000 for Emergency Services or Lifeline on 13 11 14

24/7 HELPLINE - QLD Doctors’ Health Program (QDHP)



Free and confidential helpline for doctors’ and medical students facing difficulties. The advice is often in relation to stress and mental health difficulties, alcohol and substance problems, personal or financial crises. This phone line is staffed by experienced volunteer GPs.



More information is available at:

PHONE: 07 3833 4352


GET A GP - DHASQ 'Docs-4-Students'

The QDHP have recruited GPs with a special interest and additional training in the realm of medical student mental health who have kindly offered their time to support YOU.



To make use of this fantastic initiative, visit and under the ‘Docs-4-Students’ tab, use the username “uqms” and password “2018uqms”.





The MSST can assist medical students with mental health support and strategies, liaising with the Faculty, and referral to specialist support services (e.g. counselling, disability support, accommodation and learning support).


You can book an appointment with the Medical Student Support team by emailing


Face-to-face, telephone and Skype appointments available! Note: the MSST is affiliated with UQ Student Services, not the Faculty of Medicine, and all appointments are confidential.


Student Services has a range of programs and counselling resources to improve your overall wellbeing and help with the issues that are important to you – like studies, relationships, stress management and any mental health issues.


Students can access *TEN* FREE COUNSELLING SESSIONS per year. Face-to-face at St Lucia and Herston, telephone and Skype appointments available!






CALL: (07) 3365 1704 and say you are a med student and want an appointment at Herston or St Lucia.


CRISIS LINE: 1300 851 998






We have a list of psychiatrists in Brisbane who’ve expressed their interest in treating medical students, and willingness to bulk bill!

How to make an appointment: Get in contact with a psychiatrist on this list, ask whether they require a GP referral or will accept a private booking, and make sure to double check they are fine to bulk-bill!


Note: Your GP should not mandatory report you for seeking help with mental health, if you do not present an immediate risk to yourself or others, as long as you are seeking treatment and support.

Dr Ben Duke

Belmont Private Hospital

1220 Creek Road, Carina

QLD 4152, Australia
Phone: 3055 9357

Fax: 3843 5348


Dr Jude Martin

Savoir Rooms

20 Park Road MILTON

Phone: 3367 8006


Dr Mohsen Mohseni

Thornlands Surgery Friday only

3 Cleveland Redland bay road, Thornlands

Phone: 3286 1233


Dr Rob Moyle

UQ one day per week (Need to see GP first for referral)

UQ Health Services, University of Queensland

Silverton Place

Phone: 3832 6027


Dr Nigel Prior

Suite 68, Silverton Place, 101 Wickham Tce, Brisbane,QLD

Phone: 38326076

Fax: 38323993

Will determine fees/treatments on case-by-case basis


Dr Wasim Shaikh   

8 Hercules Street,

Hamilton. 4007

Phone: 31602890


Dr Arash Amini  

Helix Health Specialist Clinic in Labrador.

Phone: 07 55271090

Evandale Practice in Bundall 

Phone: 07 5510 3122

Need to advise receptionist that you are a student when making appointment


Dr Simone Becker  

Belmont Private Hospital

1220 Creek Road, Carina

QLD 4152

Phone: 07 3398 0272


Dr Basil Mantzioris

Brisbane Neurology, Suite 3,

Level 3, Salmon Building,

537 Stanley Street,

South Brisbane, Qld, 4101

Phone: 07 3010 5700

Fax: 07 3010 5701                        


Dr Lindsay Martin

Clifton Beach Medical & Surgical

PO Box 345 Clifton Beach

QLD 4879

Phone: 07 40591755

Dr Alexandra Evans

Suite 32, Level 7, The Astor Centre

445 Upper Edward Street, Spring Hill

Phone: 3839 0699


Dr Judy Somerville

121 Wickham Terrace, Spring Hill.

Phone: 3832 4164

To make appointment please email and Dr Somerville will respond:


Dr Veronica Stanganelli

Level 1/130 Commercial Rd,

Tenerife 4005.

Phone: 3252 7919


Dr David Nguyen

Toowong Specialist Clinic

54 Jephson Street, Toowong

Phone: 3729 9700


Dr Robert Purssey

7 Marie Street, Milton. 4064.

Phone: 31931072

The requirements for a Bulk Bill would be for Item 291 ONLY – Assessment and Management Plan (One off Appointment); or if client has a concession card via GP referral


Dr Jo Boynton

Asiel HousePulse Building, Suite 602

11 Eccles Boulevard


Phone: 07 5493 5859


Dr Snezana Alempijevic

Mi-Mind Centre

224 James Street


Phone: (07) 04613 0922

Fax: (07) 4613 0944


Dr Usman Ali

Mylne Street Professional Offices

Suite 6/4 Mylne

Toowoomba. 4350

Phone: 07 4638 8464

Able to do videoconference for students unable to attend in Toowoomba


Dr Dhushan Illesinghe

Buderim Private Hospital

Cooinda Clinic

22 Bronzewing Ave

Buderim. 4558

Phone: 07 5452 0506


Dr Joseph Mathew

78/101 Wickham Tce, Spring Hill

Phone: 3831 6666

Dr Neeraj Gill

Based at Gold Coast, and regularly travel to Toowoomba for his position with Rural Clinical School, UQ. Also does tele-health consultations through video-conference.

Suite 201

232 Robina Town Centre Drive

Robina Q 4226

Phone 07 5619 5150

Fax 07 5619 5151


Dr Scott Harden

Amicus Medical Chambers

Level 2 Wickham House

155 Wickham Terrace,

Spring Hill 4000

Phone: 38323332

Fax: 38320753


Dr Archana Khunteta

15 Wallace Street, Chermside. 4032.

Phone: 3350 3633


Dr Ashar Khan

Gold Coast Specialist Clinic

Phone: 07 5575 7974


Dr Agnew Alexander

Robina Private Hospital

1 Bayberry Lane

Robina. 4226

Phone: 5665 5100


Dr Jennifer Lockwood

Suite 45, Ballow Chambers,

121 Wickham Terrace, Brisbane

Phone: 0403542 720


Dr Alida Connell  


Phone 03 9052 4872

Fax 03 8677 9399

Mobile: 0413 200 611


Dr Julian Dodemaide

Tuesday and Friday

Axis Clinic

A: Level 1 Stores Building, Brisbane Powerhouse, 119 Lamington Rd, New Farm QLD 4005

Phone: 07 3254 0333

Fax: 07 3254 0344



New Farm Clinic

22 Sargent St, New Farm QLD 4005

Phone: 07 3254 9100 or 1800 172 041

Fax: 07 3358 4781


Dr Timothy Dudgeon

Bremer Specialist Centre, Ipswich

Phone: 3282 0648

NOTE: will charge fee of $10 for each appointment


Dr John Keim

28 Lilla St Woody Point

Ph 32849452