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One Firefighter’s Dilemma with the PTSD Diagnosis

One Firefighter’s Dilemma with the PTSD Diagnosis

Registered Psychotherapist and Previously Served as a Firefighter/ Fire Instructor Have you heard of this little thing called, PTSD? If you’ve been anywhere near a TV, newspaper, or the internet, then it is likely that you’ve come across it. In the fire halls, it’s an...

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How COVID-19 Has Impacted Firefighting

How COVID-19 Has Impacted Firefighting

Fire Chief Thinking back just a few months ago, we were operating just as we always had - nothing out of the norm. Our daily emergency response had been the same for years and we felt confident that we were very safe utilizing those traditional protocols. Our Personal...

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Should Your Agency Have a Volunteer Program?

Should Your Agency Have a Volunteer Program?

  The use of volunteers is predominant everywhere. From libraries to pet shelters to hospitals, volunteers are needed for businesses to run effectively. Why should police departments be any different? Police departments in North America have been gradually facing...

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The 4 Rules of Effective Crowd Policing

The 4 Rules of Effective Crowd Policing

  When it comes to policing large events such as protests, avoiding violent outbreaks is a top priority. So what factors contribute to the likelihood of violence ensuing at a protest? Is it the size of the protest? The nature of the gathering? The police-protest...

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