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National Centre for Excellence
in Posttraumatic Mental Health

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New satellite offices

Offices are now open
in Canberra, Adelaide, Sydney and Brisbane

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Centenary of Anzac Centre

Improving the mental
health of veterans

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Recovery Online

New online resource
for people affected by trauma

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Help us enhance Recovery Online, a free evidence-based resource to support the recovery of people affected by trauma.

ACOTS2019

Early bird registrations are open until 28 June for the 20th Australasian Conference on Traumatic Stress, exploring trauma, recovery and growth.

RESEARCH

CURRENT TREATMENT TRIALS

RESTORE Trial

This research is investigating a version of one of the most effective treatments for PTSD.

SOAR trial

SOAR Trial

This trial is testing an attention training task to facilitate readjustment and reduce problems.

IMPACT trial

IMPACT Trial

This study is evaluating how two well-known psychological treatments for PTSD can improve quality of life.

NEWS ROOM

A huge loss – Dr Francine Shapiro, founder of EMDR, has passed away

We are saddened to learn of the death of Dr Francine Shapiro, founder of Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR).

Satellite offices open around the country

Phoenix Australia is a national centre of excellence in posttraumatic mental health, and even since our earliest days, the scope of work has always been nation-wide. Now, we can confidently say that we have a national footprint to match that…

RESOURCES

PTSD GUIDELINES

The Australian Guidelines for the Treatment of Acute
Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.

PAYING OUR RESPECTS

Australia has seen more than its fair share of disaster and trauma. We are a land prone to natural disasters; we have a long and proud military history; we have suffered acts of mass violence. We acknowledge the pain and suffering, but also the courage and resilience, of the Indigenous and new Australians affected by these events.

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