Free Firefighter Training: Dealing with a Line-of-Duty Death

07/14/2010
This free 50-minute video program from the Firefighters Support Foundation is presented by Dr. Ellen Kirschman, one of the best-known first responder psychologists in the nation and author of I Love a Firefighter and I Love a Cop. In this program, Dr. Kirschman discusses the following questions and others regarding line-of-duty deaths (LODDs).How is the death of a first responder different?What can families do to prepare for a LODD?How is it different to lose a first responder parent?What is the grieving process?What makes it worse for a first responder’s family?What advice do you have for the family regarding media coverage?How should a family deal with the ongoing aftermath?Should...

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