For Medical Professionals

Developmental, behavioural and mental health concerns


Butterfly foundation – eating disorders info

Livewire – Starlight Foundation’s teenagers website

Kids Helpline. Help, anytime.

Smiling Mind – mindfulness

Beyond Blue – support for anxiety and depression

Qlife – LGBTI support

Reach Out for help with issues like bullying, gender issues and sexuality

Autism Spectrum Australia ASPECT

Amaze: autism information

Non-medication strategies for ADHD treatment

Specific learning difficulties

Hands On – approaches to mental wellbeing for children and young people

Help for parents whose kids have gender identity questions




Purple crying

Circle of Security

Resourcing Parents

Sleep training advice

Canberra Mothercrafting Society, including QEII centre

Reach Out – for advice on managing issues like bullying, relationships and identity

General health information

Children’s Health Factsheets

Melbourne Vaccine Education Centre – an excellent resource for all immunisation-related questions and information

CPR training

GOSH health information

Continence advice

Cerebral Palsy Alliance

Clinical Allergy and Immunology

National Asthma Council

Paediatric Epilepsy Network

APLS – for excellence in the emergency care of ill and injured children

Adolescent health

Adolescent sexual health

Support for eating disorders

Department of Human Services

Department of Human Services homepage

Centrelink payment and services finder


NDIS homepage