Australian Family Physician
Australian Family Physician



David Forbes

Email: dforbes@unimelb.edu.au
BA (Hons), MA (Clin Psych), PhD, is Director, Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria.

Early response to psychological trauma What GPs can do

Although post-traumatic stress disorder is often thought of as the signature disorder in the aftermath of a traumatic event, in fact, a range of mental health disorders can develop, including...

Post-traumatic stress disorder Best practice GP guidelines

Approximately 50–65% of Australians are exposed to a traumatic event during their lifetime. Approximately 250 000 Australians suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) at any given time...


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