Is Something Wrong with Me? First Responder PTSD and Suicide
The words Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) have been labeled in our society as a curse or disease for someone affected by the events that can cause the PTSD. With the alarming rate of suicides among public safety and first responders, we must take a deep, honest look into the roots and reasons why these actions have become the norm. We pride ourselves in being able to help and save others in times of crisis, but we struggle in managing and caring for our own. Let’s have a true, open, and honest, discussion – learning together and supporting each other as we tackle this topic. You are not alone!