Tag Archives: first responders

Kevin Davison-PTSD-When Those Sirens Are Gone

A song I wrote along with Doug Folkins honouring all First Responders and the painful reality of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Let’s get this out to everyone who may be affected or has a loved one at risk of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Let this be our Anthem!’ If you like the song please go… Read More »

Veterans Use Marijuana For PTSD

** This video is intended for educational & entertainment purposes only. ** Veterans, first-responders, and civilians with PTSD or post traumatic stress disorder also known as OSI (operational stress injury) leads to suicide, depression, anxiety, drug abuse and anti-social behavior. There is growing evidence that the pharmacological therapies are not working and contribute to worsening… Read More »

First responders at high risk for PTSD, officials say

They’re on the front lines of public safety, but if first responders need mental health help, problems can arise. Subscribe to WMUR on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1lOjX9C Get more Manchester news: http://www.wmur.com Like us: https://www.facebook.com/wmur9 Follow us: https://twitter.com/WMUR9 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wmur9/ Source: Youtube

9/11 first responders suffer way more PTSD than expected

A new study shows that September 11th first responders suffer from higher rates of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and cancer. Nearly one-fifth of first responders at the World Trade Center developed PTSD, according to the study. RT correspondent Trinity Chavez reports from Ground Zero. Find RT America in your area: http://rt.com/where-to-watch/ Or watch us online:… Read More »

Police, Fire Fighter, First Responder Effects of PTSD, What it feels like to have PTSD

The effects of PTSD on Law Enforcement, Fire Fighters and First Responders, and everyday people. What it feels like to have PTSD https://www.gofundme.com/supportofficerbutch&rcid=r01-153618692034-18e9c20a7e0d4f26&pc=ot_co_campmgmt_w Please pass this on to any and all, share your thoughts and emotions. The little known or ignored issues of PTSD have taken the lives of many first responders. Many think this… Read More »

2018 First Response to Fashion trailer

Here’s the latest Trailer for our upcoming Fashion Show Fundraiser!  All proceeds and ticket sales go towards the Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital in their advancement of PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) therapies.  PTSD is something that 1st responders and many others have to struggle with.  Many 1st responders have volunteered their time and effort to raise… Read More »

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder In First Responders / A song to help raise awareness

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder #awareness in #FirstResponders ‘A Hero Can Burn’ by #JimmyCliff ‘A Hero Can Burn’ is the very first song ‘Angel’ wrote. It’s extremely sentimental to her, because it was written about someone she loves who was suffering terribly with the symptoms of PTSD. Someone she had almost lost. This person’s STRENGTH and… Read More »

The Big Hike: For PTSD

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is often only associated with military personnel, but first responders (police, paramedics, fire fighters, hospital staff) are sometimes exposed to traumatic events on a daily bases. The effects of these events can build up over time, sometimes leading to what we now know as PTSD. We hope this video will help… Read More »