Trauma Treatment Centres – Australia

Trauma and Dissociation Unit at Belmont Hospital, 1220 Creek Road, Carina Qld 4152

Delmont Hospital, 300 Warrigal Road, Glen Iris, Vic 3146

Toowong Private Hospital Clinical Services Day Programs, 496 Milton Road, Toowong Qld 4066

The Delphi Centre, Victoria

Phoenix Australia Centre for Posttraumatic Health, Level 3 161 Barry Street, Carlton Victoria 3053


Trauma Treatment Centres – International

The Sidran Institute, Towson, Maryland, USA

The Colin A. Ross Institute for Psychological Trauma, Richardson, Texas, USA

The Pottergate Centre for Dissociation and Trauma, Norwich, UK

Labyrinth Victoria Centre for Dissociation, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Trauma Centre, Brookline, MA, USA

Sheppard Pratt Hospital, Trauma Disorders Program, Dr Richard J Loewenstein, Baltimore, MD, USA

Christine Courtois, The Center at the Psychiatric Institute of Washington, Washington D.C., USA


Professional Organisations

The International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation (ISSTD)

European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ESTD)

The Australasian Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ASTSS)

The International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS)

The Australian Society for Hypnosis (ASH)

Crisis Intervention and Management Australasia (CIMA)

The European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ESTSS)


Assessment Tools

Dissociation measures (i.e., DES,DES-T, A-DES, etc) from the Sidran Institute

Core Bereavement Items (CB117)


Resources for Professionals

Jennifer J. Freyd, Professor of Psychology, University of Psychology


Dr Richard Kluft, the editor of the former journal, “Dissociation”, which ceased publication in 1998 (to be replaced by the Journal of Trauma and Dissociation in 2005), kindly offered to have the entire contents of a decade of issues of “Dissociation” made freely available. The complete digitised collection of Dissociation: Progress in the Dissociative Disorders.

Ross Cheit – Recovered Memory Project

John Briere

The Delphi Centre

Phoenix Australia, Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health

David Baldwin’s Trauma Pages

Treating Abuse Today Interview: A Conversation with Pamela Freyd, Ph.D.

Mental Health Association Queensland


Links to Support Groups across Australia

The ISSTD list of educational links

Way Ahead: Mental Health Association NSW



Open Leaves Book Shop: Rodney Harris, email:

Alibris Books


Samling of Critics

False Memory Syndrome Foundation

Australian False Memory Association

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