Protect Counselling is a free,
confidential support program with
independent, fully qualified professionals

Protect Counselling

Counselling Support

Protect Counselling

  • Free, confidential support program
  • Independent, fully qualified professionals
  • Personal counselling services
  • Critical Incident Response

The support you need, to live the life you want.

Tel: 1300 725 881 (free call)

Who we are
Protect Counselling is an independent, counselling support program for all Protect workers and employers. Our program is delivered by Converge International - a major Australian provider of personal support programs for workplaces.

Protect Counselling has access to more than 170 fully qualified professionals, with many years of experience in a broad range of specialty areas. Protect Counselling services are available to all Protect employers, workers, and their families, right throughout Australia.

What we do
Protect Counselling offers free and confidential support and counselling for any personal or work-related problems you may be experiencing including:

Personal Counselling
Personal Counselling
Critical Incident Response
Relationship problems:
Health and wellbeing:
Hotline 24 hours, 7 days per week
  • Family issues
  • Stress management
Support team immediate response
  • Workplace conflict
  • Anxiety
  • Workplace trauma on-site counselling
  • Depression
  • Life-threatening situations, shock etc.
  • Gambling
  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Drugs and alcohol
  • Grief
  • Anger and violence
Protect Counselling Portal
The Protect Counselling Portal is an online hub of resources designed to provide you with information on work related and personal issues. The portal contains information on the latest news and events from Converge International, newsletter inserts on various topics, research papers and a comprehensive range of tipsheets covering topics such as:
- Conflict and communication
- Career planning and transition
- Creating positive workplaces
- Grief and loss
- Motivation and positivity
- Mental health
- And many more...

To login to the portal, simply click on the "Protect Counselling Portal" heading above, and login using the following details:
- Username: protect
- Password: protect

The portal is part of our overall Protect Counselling services available to you, however it should not replace face-to-face or telephone counselling. If you would like to book a counselling session, please call Protect Counselling today.

Protect Counselling is delivered by a major Australian provider of personal support programs for workplaces.
Counselling is free, confidential and delivered independent of Protect.

NOTE: Counselling is not provided by Protect staff or at Protect offices.