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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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Starting a National Conversation on PTSD – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

With upwards of a million people in Australia suffering PTSD, and upwards of 3 million people living with people experiencing PTSD on a daily basis, PTSD is a national problem in Australia which requires a national response.
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Tackling the wider problem of trauma

As chief of defence from 1998 to 2002, Barrie played an integral part in deploying soldiers to Afghanistan and Iraq, post-9/11. But it was after he left the role and the demployments continued, often with the same group of soldiers over and over again, he knew it was impossible for the soldiers to not be…
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