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DAMEC’s counselling service is a specialist multicultural service that has a particular focus on meeting the needs of people from cultural and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities. Our service is based on a strengths based model modified to be culturally sensitive, and where possible provided in appropriate community languages.

DAMEC’s team of qualified Counsellors, Psychotherapists and Psychologists provides:

  • Drug, alcohol and psychological assessments
  • Counselling for individuals, families and couples
  • Referrals to other services
  • Home visits when required
  • Culturally appropriate treatment

Other languages

DAMEC has bilingual counsellors that can speak:

  • Akan
  • Arabic
  • Cantonese
  • Ewe
  • Farsi
  • Ga
  • Khmer
  • Lao
  • Liberian Creole
  • Mandarin
  • Samoan
  • Teo Chiew
  • Thai
  • Vietnamese
  • English

We can also access the Translator and Interpreter Services for other community languages.

To download our service brochures in English and other languages, please click on the links below:

For more information please contact us or use the referrral form


Accredited by the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards until March 2019.

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