First Responders

  • Depression Among First Responders

    August 8, 2014

    Everyone else is running away from the fire, but you’re charging right into it. Gunfire rings out in a crowded store and […]

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  • Crisis Mode: 911 Operators Suffer in Silence

    July 25, 2014

    “9-1-1, what’s your emergency?” To the person calling 911 for help in an emergency, these words are a lifeline. But little thought […]

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  • When Should a First Responder Reach Out for Help?

    July 23, 2014

    For first responders, job-related stress and strain can be off the charts. Police, fire and EMS personnel often see and do things […]

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  • You’re a firefighter, and you have PTSD

    June 25, 2014

    It happened again. As you bolt upright in bed, your heart is racing and your sheets are soaked with sweat. You scream […]

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