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National PTSD Research Centre

Hope for trauma survivors

Construction of the National PTSD Research Centre is progressing at UniSC’s Thompson Institute.

The first of its kind in Australia and based on international models that have had phenomenal success rates, our Centre will: 

The Centre is a continuation of the Thompson Institute’s unique model of integrating research, education, clinical services and advocacy. This supports the fast translation of research into practice.

Artist impression of the National PTSD Research Centre

In the news

New National PTSD Centre brings new hope to trauma survivors

A mental health counsellor, who was seven-years-old when she saw her mother electrocuted, says a Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder research centre on the Sunshine Coast could help change the lives of millions across Australia.

$12.2 million to build National PTSD Centre, boost mental health research

A national Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Centre will be established at the University of the Sunshine Coast’s Thompson Institute, following the allocation of $12.2 million to the Institute in last night’s Federal Budget.