Overcoming the mental health stigma in public safety
Why first responders should seek treatment as soon as mental health symptoms appear
It’s no secret that law enforcement officers witness unthinkable tragedies in the line of duty. Continued exposure to these stressful and traumatic situations can lead officers to experience depression, anxiety and PTSD.
In this tip, risk management expert and Lexipol co-founder Gordon Graham underlines the importance of first responders seeking treatment as soon as mental health symptoms appear.
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