Brian F. McQueen writes that we must educate our firefighters about the post-traumatic stress that is related to an occupational cancer diagnosis.
"No one ever tells us what can happen to your firefighter the longer he is with the department. “They” don’t tell you what their spouses see and deal with; how it affects them and the family. Who wants to admit there are problems at home?" writes Lori A. Moore.
In this week's Humpday Hangout, join Dan DeGryse and the rest of the panel as they discuss the necessity and struggle of balancing work with life and effective self-care.
When it comes to facing an actual event challenging our resiliency, how do we measure an individual or organization's ability to be resilient?
John K. Murphy looks back on legal issues fire departments faced in 2019.
In this episode, Mark Lamplugh discusses addiction, PTSD, and other firefighter mental and behavioral health issues. His guest tonight is Vanessa Kennedy from Code 1 Wellness.
It is critical that you learn about the effects that volatile and traumatic experiences can have on you.
Nobody is immune from the effects of trauma. However, we all have the power to control how trauma shapes us.