Tag Archives: paramedic

Paramedic who suffered PTSD after Boston Marathon Bombing now helps COVID-19 patients

A New Hampshire paramedic was running the Boston Marathon seven years ago on Wednesday when the bombs went off. 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

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 & Mental Health: an Air Paramedic's Journey to Recovery

Meet Bryan Stevens, the owner of Frontline Forward in Kitchener. Bryan is a retired paramedic with over 30 years in the field with half of his career spent in the air as an ORNGE paramedic. Today, Bryan shares his story with me about his mental health, challenging past, CPTSD and most importantly – his recovery.… Read More »

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 »

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

How PTSD And Depression Haunts First Responders Even After The Job Is Over – Breaking News

Thanks for watching my video. If you like my videos, please subscribe to the channel to receive the latest videos Videos can use content-based copyright law contains reasonable use Fair Use (https://www.youtube.com/yt/copyright/). For any copyright, please send me a message.  Thousands of emergency medical technicians and paramedics are on the front lines of disasters, accidents,… Read More »

Day 1073 of 6901 for Suicide Awareness

Day 1073/6901. Push ups for Veterans suffering from PTSD, 22 of whom commit suicide daily. I am a serving member of the Royal Canadian Air Force and am pledging to do a set of push-ups to my maximum each day until the end of my contract in 2035. Please like and share to spread awareness.… Read More »

Day 1071 of 6901 for Suicide Awareness (Sweet Sunday!)

Day 1071/6901. Push ups for Veterans suffering from PTSD, 22 of whom commit suicide daily. I am a serving member of the Royal Canadian Air Force and am pledging to do a set of push-ups to my maximum each day until the end of my contract in 2035. Please like and share to spread awareness.… Read More »

Day 1070 of 6901 for Suicide Awareness

Day 1070/6901. Push ups for Veterans suffering from PTSD, 22 of whom commit suicide daily. I am a serving member of the Royal Canadian Air Force and am pledging to do a set of push-ups to my maximum each day until the end of my contract in 2035. Please like and share to spread awareness.… Read More »

Day 1065 of 6901 for Suicide Awareness (Motivation Monday!)

Day 1065/6901. Push ups for Veterans suffering from PTSD, 22 of whom commit suicide daily. I am a serving member of the Royal Canadian Air Force and am pledging to do a set of push-ups to my maximum each day until the end of my contract in 2035. Please like and share to spread awareness.… Read More »

Day 1062 of 6901 for Suicide Awareness (Those Friday Feels!!!)

Day 1062/6901. Push ups for Veterans suffering from PTSD, 22 of whom commit suicide daily. I am a serving member of the Royal Canadian Air Force and am pledging to do a set of push-ups to my maximum each day until the end of my contract in 2035. Please like and share to spread awareness.… Read More »

Day 1060 of 6901 for Suicide Awareness

Day 1060/6901. Push ups for Veterans suffering from PTSD, 22 of whom commit suicide daily. I am a serving member of the Royal Canadian Air Force and am pledging to do a set of push-ups to my maximum each day until the end of my contract in 2035. Please like and share to spread awareness.… Read More »