Tag Archives: Firefighter

Firefighters and Cancer | Extractor Washing Machine | Kansas City Kansas Fire Department | PTSD

Showing how the extractor machine works at the New Fire Station 12 for the Kansas City Kansas Fire Department. In January of 2020 I decided to start a YouTube channel. My mission is to help bring awareness to firefighter issues like PTSD and occupational cancer through the game of golf. My hope with this channel… Read More »

Mental Health Chat Clip- Luc Roberts Reveals What Lead to His PTSD Diagnosis

Here is the link to the full video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xNxfxFoyXlE&feature=youtu.be Also here’s a link to Luc’s Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUua3DgWwqYr0yI4fjJ3gQA In this clip Luc tells us his beginnings as a firefighter in Australia and some of the events that lead to his PTSD diagnosis. Source: Youtube

Shawn Ryan Show #006 Heroic Firefighter / PTSD Advocate Travis Howze

In episode #006 of “The Shawn Ryan Show” Shawn sits down with Travis Howze. Travis is a Marine Corps Veteran, former Firefighter, former Police Officer, Stand Up Comedian, author of “Create Your Own Light” and PTSD Awareness Advocate. He was a Charleston firefighter who responded to the deadly Sofa Superstore Charleston 9 fire in 2007… Read More »

Finding Post Traumatic Purpose

U.S. Marine, former Police Officer and Firefighter Travis Howze discusses the battle to OVERCOME PTSD in his book Create Your Own Light. Order Your Copy of “Create Your Own Light” https://www.amazon.com/Create-Your-Own-Light-Traumatic/dp/B0892DP6QJ/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=travis+howze&qid=1591979181&sr=8-1 Web: www.travishowze.com Source: Youtube

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 »