As Family & Friends

The events and experiences of being a first responder can impact everyone around them: spouses, kids, friends and other family members.

Here are some tools to help friends and family members recognize the signs of mental health issues in first responders, and how you can support someone you care about.

CISM Signs and Symptoms

Your loved one has been involved in an emotion-charged event, often known as a critical incident. They may be …

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There are several organizations dedicated to supporting first responders and their families with mental health issues. Find out what resources are available to you.

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These recommended practices are based on research studies and other similar practice documents, along with contributions developed through a …

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