Many first responders experience a cumulative impact of the job over time, but not every first responder will have PTSD or trauma. In this webinar we will discuss signs and symptoms to watch out for in yourself, other first responders, and as a spouse. Then we will share what you can do if you are noticing these mental health flags and offer resources that may help.
List mental health disorders that can be associated with first responders and their family including anxiety, depression, compassion fatigue, burnout, secondary traumatic stress.
Learn behavioral clues that indicate possible struggles.
Self- assessment process and clues to personal mental health.
How to speak to a family member with mental health concerns.
Five ways to continually impact personal mental health.
Resources for mental health needs.