Are the counsellors at RMIT registered?

Yes. All our counsellors are registered psychologists and are subject to the Code of Ethics for Psychologists under the Psychologists Registration Act 2000 of Victoria.

Under what circumstances can my personal information be released

Your information can only be released to a third party if:

  • it is to be used to protect you or others from harm
  • if a court order is produced
  • you have provided written permission to do so.

Can I access my personal information held by the RMIT Counselling Service

Yes. Under the Health Records Act 2001 (Victoria) you have the right to access your personal information at any time, subject to some exceptions.

If you would like to access your personal information, speak to your counsellor. Records are released in accordance with guidelines set out in the Health Records Act 2001 (Victoria).

Updating your personal information

Please help us to ensure that we hold accurate information by keeping us up to date with changes to personal information such as your name and address