First Responder Issues

First responders are the individuals who respond to emergency situations in order to provide assistance: police officers, paramedics, firefighters, emergency dispatchers, and military health care workers. They frequently face potentially dangerous and even traumatic situations and thus may be susceptible to a wide range of medical and mental health issues.

The support of a mental health professional can help first responders address posttraumatic stress, anxiety, and depression, as well as any other challenges they may face.

 

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