This multi-national conference will be held from 21-23 May 2017. It will bring together world-leading trauma and mental health specialists to the ancient city of Jerusalem. Delegates will hear about the latest advances in the diagnosis and management of PTSD.
The International Roundtable on Disaster Recovery agreed on an optimum recovery program to address the mental health impact of disasters, and a methodology to trial its effectiveness internationally. The next steps are to develop and evaluate a pilot of the program.
Director of Phoenix Australia, Professor David Forbes was honoured to have His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales attend the welcome reception of the international roundtable on disaster recovery in Sydney.
Phoenix Australia is co-hosting an international roundtable of mental health experts to develop an internationally agreed protocol to address the mental health impact of disasters and evaluate the effectiveness of the recommended intervention.