PTSD UK Impact report 2022/23
We are incredibly proud to publish our latest Impact Report, which celebrates our achievements, and provides data and stories about the work we have done. We want to say a huge thank you to our supporters and volunteers who helped support people affected by PTSD and C-PTSD – we couldn’t have done this without you.
In the report, you can find out about how we work, what we do to raise awareness and how we’ve helped support those who need us.
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PTSD UK Blog
You’ll find up-to-date news, research and information here along with some great tips to ease your PTSD in our blog.
London to Brighton ultra for PTSD UK
events | walk or run london to brighton ultra challenge 25km, 50km & 100km options Sign up now The challenge Now in its 11th year over 2,000 adventurers will take on the Capital to Coast route and test their grit
Charity coalition fireworks
Charity coalition calls for action on fireworks PTSD UK were proud to be part of a recent event at Westminster where 37 MPs attended to discuss the impact of fireworks on human and animal welfare On the 1st November 2022,
Easter 50 Ultra for PTSD UK
events | walk or run Easter 50 challenge 25km or 50km routes Sign up now The challenge Take on a 50 km Ultra or a historic 25km – and make it an active Easter! From our Windsor Racecourse base camp
London Halloween Challenge for PTSD UK
events | walk london halloween walk challenge 10km, HALF OR FULL MARATHON ROUTES Sign up now The challenge Why not treat yourself to a hair-raising hike around some of the City’s scary streets and historic haunts? Choose your distance, gather
Yazmin Oukhellou PTSD UK Ambassador
TOWIE’s Yazmin Oukhellou unveiled as PTSD UK’s first celebrity ambassador We’re delighted to be able to announce our exciting news, that we have an inspiring celebrity ambassador. Television personality Yazmin Oukhellou is best known for being part of the cast
Can we predict who will develop PTSD after a trauma?
Can our brain structures help predict who will develop PTSD after a trauma? There’s a key question when it comes to PTSD and C-PTSD research and understanding: why do some people get PTSD or C-PTSD from trauma, when another person
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Treatments for PTSD
It is possible for PTSD to be successfully treated many years after the traumatic event occurred, which means it is never too late to seek help. For some, the first step may be watchful waiting, then exploring therapeutic options such as individual or group therapy – but the main treatment options in the UK are psychological treatments such as Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprogramming (EMDR) and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT).
Traumatic events can be very difficult to come to terms with, but confronting and understanding your feelings and seeking professional help is often the only way of effectively treating PTSD. You can find out more in the links below, or here.