Tag Archives: first responders

Reducing Workplace Stress | Drew Aversa | PTSD & Workplace Stress Expert

Highlights from my keynote speech “Mindset Transforms All” before Silicon Valley leaders at the Santa Clara Rotary Club. If you’re interested in booking me for your next event, conference, or HR forum on workplace stress, resiliency, and driving better employee health outcomes contact me today at www.DrewAversa.com We had fun learning the power of authentic… Read More »

Ryan Tompkins – Trauma and Addiction – PTSD – Edgewood Program

ADDICTIONS & PTSD/OSI Many people suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or operational stress injuries (OSI) also face the added challenge of an addiction. If you are a member of the military, a veteran, an RCMP officer, or a first responder, Bellwood’s Addiction & PTSD/OSI Treatment Program can help you recover from these dual challenges… Read More »

58) Dr Michael Murphy: From PTSD to Post Traumatic Growth

Dr. Michael Murphy has spent enough years as a law enforcement office, chief of police, Clark County Coroner, and Director of Forensic Services with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. to know PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) in all its shapes and guises. One out of five who suffer from this syndrome due… Read More »

PTSD: Do You Know the 8 Signs?

Do you know of anyone who has been subjected to extreme or repeated trauma, including a history of abuse? Some people struggle significantly in the aftermath of trauma, developing what is known as PTSD. Dr. Tracey McCarthy explains the 8 Major Signs of PTSD, with a caveat for symptoms in children under 6 years of… Read More »

Nancy Rosado Shares Her Story About PTSD – This Is My Brave Orlando 2018

This Is My Brave, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization (http://thisismybrave.org) is the leading platform for individuals to share their stories of living successful lives despite a diagnosis of a mental health disorder through artistic expression (spoken word poetry, original music and essay readings) on stage in front of a live audience. We’re opening up the… Read More »

Bill Would Help First Responders With PTSD Get Help

Medical calls, car accidents and building fires are just some of the calls fire fighters responded to across the state in Tennessee since the start of the new year. Added up with support for police officer, and according to Captain Tom Murdaugh of the Jackson Fire Department, it’s a recipe for post traumatic stress disorder. Source:… Read More »