Hamilton CFA firefighter, Peter Green experienced post traumatic stress and a conversion disorder which was triggered after responding to the scene of a fatal car accident.
With treatment, Peter has found ways to process and cope with his trauma.
His message is simple – don’t suffer in silence. It doesn’t matter who you are or what you’ve seen, everyone needs some help from time to time.
You can find more information and resources at Better Health Channel: https://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/timetotalkvic
If you or someone you know needs support, call Lifeline on 13 11 14 or beyondblue on 1300 224 636. In an emergency, call 000.