Tag Archives: Firefighter

PTSD Just Heal It!

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, is it really a disorder if you can neurologically heal the trauma in short order. The Reconsolidation of Traumatic Memories (RTM) Protocol heals PTSD in 3-5 hours of work without reliving the traumatic event over and over again. Next Gen treatment for sure. Watch the video and see it in action.… Read More »

Fighting the Fire of PTSD with Christy Warren

Listen to the full episode here: Christy Warren joins Barry and Kristin to talk about her diagnosis of PTSD. She thought her life was over. Tune in as she goes in depth on being a female firefighter and how stigma about mental health made treatment options seem impossible…until they weren’t! Christy is a retired fire… Read More »

ABC7: Firefighter Suicide – A Devastating Trend | February 14, 2020

LOS ANGELES – What your firefighters see and experience over time can take a toll. Research shows that Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and depression rates for firefighters can be five times higher than the civilian population. Just last year, more than twice as many firefighters committed suicide than died while on duty. In fact, every… Read More »

PTSD in First Responders

For years we have thought of PTSD as something that only affects veterans. But as time goes by and we learn more and more about it, we understand that it is something that affects everyone.In many cases first responders have no idea that they have developed it, and when they come to that realization, they… Read More »

PTSD Cost Her a Career… and Almost Her Life with Christy Warren

Source: Firefighters are well aware of the pain of PTSD. They’re also often familiar with the stigma that comes with it.We’ve talked about PTSD and the stigma that comes with it on this show before. It’s maybe twice as hard to endure when the firefighter suffering from it is a woman. PTSD has been seen… Read More »

Ex rural firefighter seeking millions in compensation for PTSD

Sunday, 1 December 2019 Ex rural firefighter seeking millions in compensation for PTSD | Sky Australia Lifestyle Simon Andrews claims he can no longer work due to chronic post-traumatic stress and the NSW Rural Fire Service failed in its duty of care by continuing to send him out to hundreds of critical incidents. #Sky_Australia_Lifestyle Source:… Read More »

Daniel Sundahl Photo Art interview with FMBA Nation on PTSD and Mental Health Awareness

Firefighter, Paramedic, and Artist Daniel Sundahl talks with FMBA Nation host Bill Brower about his artwork and how he has used it as a therapy tool to deal with PTSD and raise awareness for Mental Health int he first responder community. dansunphotos.com Source: Youtube

PAA – Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

The value of psychology for treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). We’re not designed to be exposed to trauma for long periods of time. What are some key coping methods? Visit PAA’s website at www.psychologistsassociation.ab.ca Psychologists’ Association of Alberta For more Health Unlimited Videos: http://www.hutv.ca/video-content.html Source: Youtube

Discussing PTSD with Pastor Ben Boeshaar

Source: The Mayo Clinic states that “Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that’s triggered by a terrifying event — either experiencing it or witnessing it.*” Thousands struggle with this disorder daily. In this episode, Andrea interviews her own son, a former firefighter, who experienced PTSD.Hear of his ordeal and how he copes… Read More »

Wife of fire chief pushes for change after husband's suicide

Just five years after Chip Terry retired, he committed suicide. Now, his wife Jo is making sure that firefighters like Chip know what resources are available when it comes to battling PTSD. Our first responders answer the calls on our worst days. Over time, their exposure to the stresses of the job and traumatic events… Read More »