Treating post traumatic stress disorder in military veterans and first responders is complex, uncertain work. What part does memory play? Does it help to relive the trauma? Join clinical psychologists from UTS who evaluate programs used by clinicians at St John of God Hospital, on the outskirts of Sydney.
Associate Professor David Berle, specialising in PTSD in the discipline of clinical psychology in the Graduate School of Health at University of Technology, Sydney (UTS)
Dominic Hilbrink, senior clinician at St John of God Hospital, Richmond
Warwick Slarke: former NSW police officer
Darkened Treeline published by Blue Dot Sessions
Odyssey NSW has provided care to people struggling with addiction for over 40 years. Now, for the first time, the impact of its well-known residential rehabilitation program has been confirmed by independent research.
The findings of the study by the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) are helping the not-for-profit organisation make its case for funding to donors and governments, while also supporting the case for new treatment options.
‘They hold you accountable and you find your values. I love waking up every day feeling fresh and happy. My son is so proud of me.’
Living in a cold house can be bad for your health and bad for your quality of life.
In this breakthrough study, researchers from UTS teamed up with Sustainability Victoria to look at the benefits of making houses warmer for vulnerable people.
What they found was that spending relatively small amounts of money to improve thermal comfort had powerful – and sometimes surprising – results for health, well-being and energy savings.
In this episode:
Professor Rosalie Viney, Director the Centre for Health Research and Economics (CHERE) at University of Technology, Sydney
Kerryn Wilmot, Institute for Sustainable Futures at University of Technology, Sydney
Dr Toby Cumming, Sustainability Victoria