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National Conversation on PTSD to be made available to all Australians for free

Wednesday, 28 July 2021  With millions of Australians in lockdown as states battle to contain the Delta strain of COVID-19, significant concerns continue to emerge over the increase, and evolving impact, of mental illness and PTSD in the community. At this difficult time for many individuals, national not-for- profit organisation, FearLess, have made the decision…
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Changing the narrative around PTSD through Post Traumatic Growth

Friday 28th May, 2021 After 35 years in the Australia Air Force, including a harrowing peace keeping mission in Rwanda, Air Vice-Marshal (Ret.) Professor Tracy Smart AO has an intimate understanding of Post Traumatic Stress. However if the circumstances are right, Professor Smart believes it is possible to avoid the ‘D’ in PTSD and add…
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National Conversation to highlight “PTSD in an era of trauma”

Monday 8th March 2021 As the mental health of Australians continues to be affected in the wake of recent bushfires, drought, and a global pandemic, one national not-for-profit advocacy group is stepping up to ensure the conversation around Post Traumatic Stress Disorder continues. Following the success of its inaugural National Conversation on PTSD in 2019,…
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Inaugural FearLess National Conversation on PTSD Communique

The inaugural FearLess National Conversation on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) was held at the Sunshine Coast Events Centre  in Caloundra (Qld) from Wednesday 21st to Friday 23rd August 2019. The FearLess Conversation brought together people who have PTSD and those who live with and care for them. It also brought together members of many communities,…
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