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Counselling for Loved Ones

It can be a difficult time when someone you are close to has a problem with alcohol or other drugs. Talking to someone from Drug ARM can provide a helping hand and emotional support. Our experienced team offer free, confidential and non-judgemental support for families, significant others and loved ones.

Our Community and Family Support Service team will work with you to give you the skills and strategies you need to cope, with a focus on:

If you are interested in learning more, contact us to discuss whether a Drug ARM program is right for you.

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I have never had two people listen to me so much. I am thankful for my team. I feel more upbeat due to the support provided.

Drug Arm Client

South East Queensland

  • Brisbane
  • Ipswich

Our counselling programs are open to people who want some additional support to cope with a loved one’s substance use.

Our counselling programs offer up to 4 free sessions delivered once a week over 4 weeks. You can access all or some of these sessions. If required, another 4 free counselling sessions may be offered to you after you finish your first 4 sessions.

All Drug ARM counsellors have experience helping the loved ones of people with mental health and alcohol and other drug concerns. Our counselling team is made up of psychologists, counsellors, social workers and other professionals.

You will be supported by 2 counsellors in their final year of study. These counsellors are supervised closely by a qualified alcohol and other drug family specialist.

If you are seeking confidential advice and referrals, ask about our Breakthrough for Families Qld program.

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