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First Responder Wellness Course Two-day, Orlando, Florida

Location: Valencia College, School of Public Safety, 8600 Valencia College Lane, Room 140 Orlando, Fl., 32825

Date/Time: September 23-24,  2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Cost: Free


Regarding Curriculum: Morris.Wayne@spcollege.edu 727-341-4631

Regarding Registration: Brown.Kathi@spcollege.edu 727-344-8027

Regarding Training Site: Morris.Wayne@spcollege.edu 727-341-4631

Course Description:

First Responder Wellness is a practical course of instruction designed to prepare emergency response personnel with the ability to recognize and manage stress and connect this approach to the enhancement of human resiliency. The training will improve personal well-being with an understanding of traumatic stress, physiology aspects of stress as well as an overview of mental health and resiliency strategies for first responders and medical personnel. This unique course will also show the connection between stress related mental health issues and factors in suicide.

Topics will include:

  • Introduction to Resiliency and Principles of
    Emergency Response Personnel Stress
  • Overview of Mental and Emotional Health Issues
    related to Emergency Response Personnel
  • Physiological Aspects of Stress
  • Suicide Dynamics
  • Coping with Stress
  • Mental Illness/Health
  • Human Resiliency
  • Peer Support for the Family

Who should attend:

  • Law Enforcement
  • Fire and EMS personnel
  • Crime Scene Technicians
  • Medical Examiner’s Office
  • Emergency Room Physicians
  • Nurses

Course Flyer: Flyer Pulse First Responders Wellness Course September 23-24, 2019 Orlando, FL[19403]