Hi, my name is Marie and I am the School-Based Youth Health Nurse for Indooroopilly State High School.
I am at school on Wednesday and Thursday. You can find me in the Health Nurse Room located in the Student Services Block.
Referral and appointment information: Young people can self-refer or a referral can be made by a parent, a health professional or school staff. Appointments can be made at Student Services.
This is a voluntary & confidential service for young people.
School-Based Youth Health Nurses provide individual health consultations with assessment, support, health information and referral options related to:
Healthy eating and exercise
Personal and family problems
Feeling sad, worried and angry
Smoking, alcohol and other drugs
Growth and development
Promoting health and wellbeing with a “whole school approach” to support the development of health school environments
Making recommendations to support curriculum, teaching and learning activities in schools
Contact Student Services on (07) 3327 8306.