eBook: Understanding and coping with first responder stress
Over the years, there has been a growing understanding of the impact stress has on both the careers and personal lives of emergency service personnel.
In collaboration with AMU
By FireRescue1 BrandFocus Staff
Firefighters and pre-hospital providers respond to traumatic incidents that can be mentally and emotionally devastating. We must learn more about stress and its impact on the mind, body and spirit and take better care of each other by learning how to recognize the signs of stress, depression, and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in our fellow responders.
In this free eBook, you will learn:
- How to start the conversation about stress and its impact on the mind, body and spirit
- How stress influences a responder’s mental, physical and emotional health
- Where to find resources to help fire departments develop stress-busting programs