My name is Amanda Loos and I am the school counsellor at Nightcliff Middle School. I have set up this space to provide opportunities for Social Emotional Learning and Growth. My goal is to provide information related to wellbeing and information to keep you informed along with resources to help support the needs of yourself and family members.
If at any time you would like to contact me please do not hesitate to email me at:
or call me, 8983 7682
Make It A Great Day!
Kids Helpline 1800 551 800
Headspace 1800 859 388
Lifeline 13 11 14
Police 13 14 14
Online access to counsellors:
Headspace – This is a service that can youth aged 12-25yrs can access without parental permission. It is voluntary. Headspace cover four core areas: mental health, physical health, work & health support, and alcohol and other drug services. It is operated through Anglicare NT.
Youth can go to https://headspace.org.au/eheadspace/ and set up an account and access counsellors via text and/or email. The app can also be downloaded on their phones. Youth can also call the 1800 number listed above.
BeYou provide some useful fact sheets on mental health https://beyou.edu.au/fact-sheets
Headpsace not only provides one on one counselling support and counselling supports through email, text and phone, it also has a lot of information and fact sheets regarding mental health https://headspace.org.au/
Tips and ideas for parents and guardians regarding online safety for children.
Information about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) https://headspace.org.au/young-people/how-to-cope-with-stress-related-to-covid-19/
Yoga for uncertain times: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLui6Eyny-Uzy-b0MKzL2EfaTqB0ppgK06
June/July School Holidays 2020
For a calendar of free events for school children during the June/July 2020 school holidays click on the link below and download the calendar of events.www.youth.nt.gov.au