A new way of looking at trauma

At Phoenix Australia, we are passionate about helping people understand, prevent and recover from the adverse mental health effects of trauma. We also understand that it is helpful to provide information about trauma in a variety of different ways.


We have produced an animated video to explain in simple terms how a traumatic experience affects people – what to expect, and when to seek help. We think it’s a great way of getting across the fundamental messages that trauma is common, that most people recover quickly, but if help is needed, then support and effective treatments are available.


We hope you’ll watch the video and share it with others. If you work with people who have been affected by trauma, you may like to use it as a quick educational resource.


Click here to view the video.