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MensLine Australia

MensLine Australia is a free telephone and online counselling service offering support for Australian men anywhere, anytime.

How MensLine Australia can help

MensLine Australia is a free national counselling, information and referral service for men across Australia, specialising in mental health, and family and relationship concerns.

MensLine Australia provides 24/7 telephone counselling and online chat, as well as appointment-based video counselling. This is complemented by a comprehensive website with information and resources.

The service is available from anywhere in Australia and is staffed by professional counsellors, experienced in men’s issues.

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This information was originally published on healthdirect - MensLine Australia.

Last reviewed: July 2023

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Being a young father | MensLine Australia

We spoke with Win from '2 DADS' about what it was like to become a father at 17 years old, & the wisdom he’s learnt along the way.

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A new dad’s guide to surviving the first month

Tips on how to survive the first four weeks of being a new dad from MensLine Australia.

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Respectful relationships | MensLine Australia

Understanding & develop respectful relationships | MensLine Australia interview with Ken Nathan about his Rules in Relationships program

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Are you using domestic or family violence? | MensLine Australia

Domestic and/or family violence is any abusive behaviour in a family or intimate relationship where one person attempts to gain & maintain control over another.

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How your relationship affects your children | MensLine Australia

Tips on how to model a positive & respectful relationship for your children | Understand the impacts of your relationships on children.

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Coping on Father’s Day | MensLine Australia

Father’s Day in Australia isn’t a celebration for everyone | Professional advice for men, whether you’re a grieving dad or a single dad looking for support.

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Talking about violence for the first time | MensLine Australia

Being honest with yourself about what has been happening is the first big step towards making the change that needs to happen.

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Resolving intimacy problems in a relationship

Tips & advice on how to reconnect with your partner or spouse | Closeness & intimacy problems are common. Learn more with MensLine Australia.

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Common misconceptions about couples counselling

Article addressing the common misconceptions people have about seeking couples counselling for relationship problems.

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Parenting tips for separated dads | MensLine Australia

Parenting tips on how to stay positive around your kids whilst dealing with your own issues, such as anger, sadness & loneliness once separated.

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