The job, in many cases was tough enough before C-19, and now-job related or non-job related, stress levels are up for a variety of reasons.
One solution? Take recommended precautions and turn off the news.
However, that’s not always reality.
We (Gordon Graham and I) have been fans of the work that Dr David Black has been doing related to firefighter wellness for a number of years-and we’ve shared info about the extremely unique “Cordico” app he created specifically for Firefighters.
TRY NOT TO MISS THIS:
Tomorrow, there is a no cost, 1 hour webinar well worth your time specific to the current issues of FIREFIGHTER & EMS WELLNESS, specifically during the pandemic.
Date: Thursday May 14, 2020
Time: 1300-1400 hours Eastern/1000-1100 hours Pacific
Dr Black with be joined by Chief Todd LeDuc, who among many areas, serves on the IAFC Safety, Health & Survival Section Board of Directors, and they will provide Chiefs, Officers, Labor & Association Leaders along with Firefighters & EMT’s resources, tools, and strategies for prioritizing firefighter /EMT wellness during the unusual times, with a focus on dealing with the stress and anxiety of working during the pandemic and the role of early detection and intervention of occupational health risks.