Link: Why Fire Departments Need Mandatory Behavioral-Health Training

This is a great article published in firechief.com

http://firechief.com/suicide/why-fire-departments-need-mandatory-behavioral-health-training

All I can say is, if my former department would have had this type of training in place 12+ years ago, I would likely still be on the job……..

This NEEDS to happen……PTSD in First Responders has been ignored too long.

 

 

 

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