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Do you help people who have experienced trauma?  Many Australians are exposed to trauma such as disaster, workplace accidents, assault or military trauma.  If part of your work is to help, support or treat people who have experienced trauma, Phoenix Australia: Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health provides a range of training programs and workshops to help.

These programs include:

  • Psychological First Aid

  • Anger and Trauma

  • Trauma Informed Care

  • Neuropsychological Impact of Trauma

  • Cognitive Processing Therapy

  • Trauma-Focussed Psychological Therapy
    - Working with Adults
    - Working with Children & Adolescents

Click here for more details.


Mental Health Professionals’ Network, on behalf of the Department of Veterans Affairs, are producing a series of webinars focussing on the mental health of veterans and their families.  The series will help practitioners better support the needs of veteran clients and to better understand some of the more common conditions that can occur within this client base.


The second webinar, Responding to and Treating Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: What Works? took place on Tuesday 25th October.  Recordings of the webinar and a list of frequently asked questions will be made available for streaming or download shortly.


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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Psychological Interventions Program is a flexible new elearning program showcasing three evidence-based treatments for PTSD using veteran case studies. Enhance your clinical skills with a deeper understanding of Prolonged Exposure, Cognitive Processing Therapy and Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing.


The program is free, CPD-compliant and is now available here.

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