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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

  1. 25 August 2023 - Health & Wellbeing

    How anger became the forgotten emotion

    Characters like Succession’s Logan Roy can teach us a lot about anger and trauma and why we need to understand the link say University of Melbourne experts.

  2. 17 August 2022 - Health & Medicine

    Restoring the lives of Australians with PTSD

    Australia’s largest ever treatment trial of PTSD in military personnel and veterans is delivering ground-breaking results, say University of Melbourne experts.

  3. 4 June 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    New hope for treating PTSD

    Posttraumatic stress disorder treatment usually focuses on the traumatic experience, but world-first University of Melbourne research may offer an alternative.

  4. 30 March 2021 - Health & Wellbeing

    Building togetherness in the face of disaster

    A ten year University of Melbourne study into the Black Saturday bushfires highlights importance of community and connection in a lesson for future disasters

  5. 8 September 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    The morals and ethics of the COVID-19 frontline

    University of Melbourne experts say Victoria’s healthcare workers need a comprehensive program to help them avoid moral injury and its impacts through COVID-19.

  6. 19 March 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    What is COVID-19 doing to our mental health?

    The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting people's mental wellbeing. But a University of Melbourne expert says we can all take steps to keep ourselves mentally healthy

  7. 5 September 2019 - Health & Wellbeing

    Understanding posttraumatic nightmares

    University of Melbourne research on rescripting dreams suggests posttraumatic nightmares are in fact a range of different phenomena needing targeted treatments

  8. 24 January 2019 - Health & Wellbeing

    Bushfire trauma puts schooling at risk

    University of Melbourne study of nearly 25,000 kids finds those especially exposed to the Black Saturday bushfires are more likely to be behind at school

  9. 6 September 2018 - Health & Wellbeing

    Can alternative therapies help PTSD?

    Do alternative therapies for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder actually help? Maybe, but we urgently need actual evidence argues a University of Melbourne expert.

  10. 19 April 2018 - Health & Wellbeing

    War and trauma: Learning the lessons

    Recognition and treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in the military has come a long way. A University of Melbourne expert looks at the past and future