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What is PTSD

What is PTSD? | Post Traumatic Stress Disorder | Part 1 What is Post Traumatic Stress Disorder? We’ve all heard of it, but sometimes we’re not exactly sure what it is. In today’s video, we’re explaining what Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is and all of the symptoms associated with it. We’re also going to… Read More »

What is PTSD

What is PTSD? | Post Traumatic Stress Disorder | Part 2 What is Post Traumatic Stress Disorder? We’ve all heard of it, but sometimes we’re not exactly sure what it is. In today’s video, we’re explaining what Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is and all of the symptoms associated with it. We’re also going to… Read More »

NFPA 1500: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in the Fire Industry

NFPA 1500: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in the Fire Industry helps first responders recognize mental health issues within themselves and their department: When an emergency call rings, fire and EMS professionals are trained to rush to the scene, stabilize the situation, provide care to patients and save lives. However, personnel cannot always anticipate how incidents… Read More »

What is Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that’s triggered by a terrifying event — either experiencing it or witnessing it. Symptoms may include flashbacks, nightmares, and severe anxiety, as well as uncontrollable thoughts about the event. Special Thanks to all First Responders and Veterans for your services! WARNING: This video may contain images… Read More »