We all go through challenges and issues in our lives, whether that be in relationships, work, family or something from our past. Our experienced counsellors can help you with support and strategies to overcome the obstacles that life throws at you.

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Effective Communication Course - Alice Springs

Are you looking for ways to communicate with others in the most effective way that is respectful for all?

This course will provide insight into your communication styles in different situations and introduce new skills to enhance your communication techniques and increase your confidence in having difficult conversations. Learn how to:

  • Invite others into a discussion. 
  • Respond to others in a respectful way without compromising your values and beliefs 
  • Say 'no 
  • Ask for what you need. 
  • Reduce conflict 



Relationships Australia Alice Springs Office


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This course is offered at different times during the year and can also be tailored for particular client groups upon request.  Please contact our office for further information and/or to register your interest.


Post Separation Cooperative Parenting

Our post-separation co-operative parenting program supports families to deal with the stress of separation. It helps parents to focus on the needs of their children and can assist in reducing the impact of separation on children.

Through this program parents are able to access the following services:

  • Parenting education seminars and workshops;
  • Counselling services; and
  • New Ways coaching for parents accessing our Family Dispute Resolution Services

These services are designed to assist separated parents to build a stronger parenting relationship and can help parents to:

  • adapt positive ways of parenting and to communicate more effectively with their ex-partners.
  • prepare for family dispute resolution; and
  • develop strategies to achieve effective child-focused parenting arrangements.


Aboriginal Building Connections (ABC) - Education Program

A culturally appropriate parenting education program. Our Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Cultural Advisors run the 3-hour group program.

The group environment lets participants have the opportunity to share experiences with others. It supports Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander parents (and extended family members) to gain an understanding of the importance of ending the conflict in their relationships.  This program opens discussions with participants around ways to allow children to grow up safe, healthy, happy and strong.


This program covers the following topics:

  • The importance of looking after yourself in healthy ways
  • The wider impact of family breakdown
  • Ways to communicate with family
  • Setting goals for healthy parenting for a better future.


We have an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) agreement with many workplaces to provide free counselling for their employees and families. This includes all Northern Territory Government (NTG) and
We provide free counselling and support for anyone affected by the Disability Royal Commission. Our counsellors can help talk about your feelings and emotions in a safe space. They can help work
We support older people to feel respected and safe. Senior Relationships Services can help older people and their families to: Resolve or prevent family conflict in ways that aim to improve
Build a happy, healthy and lasting relationship through counselling. Our local counsellors have experience and training to help relationships. We work with couples to lower stress and conflict. We try
We provide free support for people considering an application to the National Redress Scheme. We can help before, during or after an application has been made. This includes: information about
Between the 1940s and 1970s in Australia, babies and children were taken away from their mothers and placed for adoption. We can help people affected by those forced adoptions policies and practices.
Speak with a local counsellor to help reduce the problems and stress you have in your life. Our trained counsellors help you to find the issues and approach them in a positive way. They can develop
We help and support Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants. Forgotten Australians are the children who grew up in orphanages, foster care, children’s homes or other institutions in Australia
Our professionally trained counsellors can work with children, teenagers and their families for a range of different concerns in their life. Support for children and families include:
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