Tag Archives: ambulance

Why we need to address PTSD in first responders (w/ Bob Rich, former Chief of Abbotsford Police)

The average person experiences about four events in their lives that could trigger PTSD. The average career cop encounters between 100 and 400 incidents that could trigger PTSD. Retired Abbotsford Police Chief Bob Rich knows this all too well. In early 2015 Chief Rich lost two active members of the police department by their own… Read More »

Cape medics hit hard by PTSD due to repeated ambulance attacks

Thursday, 15 August 2019 Cape medics hit hard by PTSD due to repeated ambulance attacks | Easy Man Post-traumatic stress disorder due to repeated attacks on EMS has led to the equivalent of 11 ambulances being off Cape roads. #Easy_Man Source: Youtube


At the tender age of 19 year old my father Alan Greenblatt was involved in a devastating motor vehicle accident that changed the course of his life forever. He suffered many life changing physical injuries as well as emotional trauma that still affects him to this day in the form of PTSD. Post Traumatic Stress… Read More »

Mark Thomas Speaking about PTSD for the Breakthrough Ride

Mark Thomas from Code 9, talks about living with PTSD, how it has affected himself & how it has effected the family. The ability to live with chronic mental illness is real & with support you can have a great life. Source: Youtube

Who cares for the carers? How first responders cope with PTSD

How first responders are coping with PTSD and mental health tolls that come with saving lives  Drownings, fatal car crashes, and suicides are tragic events most of us hope never to have to encounter.    But for our first responders, attending life and death situations is a daily reality. Garry Meredith knows firsthand the toll saving… Read More »

FOT – Recognizing PTSD, Mental Health in EMS, mental health benefits of essential oils & terpenes

Flight of Thoughts, Episode 14 of the podcast features Derek Davis, an Advanced Care Paramedic who is hitting 15 years of experience in EMS. He takes us through several topics that all connect to mental & physical health and wellness. Derek elaborates on the struggles he has faced as a paramedic and his journey to… Read More »

Flight of Thoughts – Analysis of addiction, PTSD, pediatric epilepsy in The Shining (Video)

*SPOILER ALERTS* This is a special segment of Flight of Thoughts that analyzes classic movies to explore themes that are related to mental health, trauma, psychedelics, and other surreal themes that may have been missed by audiences. This time we look at Stanley Kubrick’s “The Shining”. I am joined by my good friend Chris Kinsella,… Read More »

Clevver news TV – Prince William opens up about ‘all the pain’ he witnessed as pilot

Clevver news TV Wellcome to y channel – Have a nice day ! Subscriber : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOAkqhPdzVlKHDFOT0_3QtA The Duke of Cambridge has opened up about ‘all the pain’ he witnessed as an air ambulance pilot – as he launched an initiative to improve workplace well-being.Prince William travelled to the Engine Shed, a community work-hub in Bristol,… Read More »

Prince William opens up about pain he witnessed as an air ambulance pilot

If you’re new, Subscribe! → https://bit.ly/2qKhx3D   Prince William spoke openly about how his experience as an air ambulance pilot plagued his mind and he would often take troubling aspects home.  His frank admission came as he addressed the need for more mental health support in the workplace to improve wellbeing.  Speaking about his time… Read More »