FF250 Behavioral Health Awareness

Overview

This 4 hour presentation is designed for emergency responders in regards to mental health and well-being. The program contains information on emotional issues such as depression, stress, and physiological challenges holding back responders. Responders face many obstacles now more than ever in our profession with alcohol and drug dependency, we discuss and take an in-depth look as to what could cause these issues and what signs other responders should look out for. Unfortunately, our profession is continuing to lose its members by way of suicide at an alarming rate, this program is simply to give awareness to that and what we should do to provide a change. Our presentation includes examples and practical exercises that will help adapt our leaders and future leaders into learning the importance of behavioral health.

Course Code

FF250

Length

4 Hours

Fees

  • Please contact TFACA for non-member and group pricing.

Pre-Requisites

None

Restrictions

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Certification

None

Maximum Class Size

30

Required Student Materials

  • Pen
  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Highlighter

References

None

Course Objectives

  • Student will be able to identify behavioral health concerns within emergency services.
  • Student will be able to simulate actions necessary to take in certain circumstances regarding behavioral health.

Other Notes

None

Schedule

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Register

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