Overcoming the Stress of Mental Health in Paramedics

Introduction It’s not easy being a paramedic. Paramedics are often the first responders to traumatic events like shootings and natural disasters, which means they can be subject to physical and mental stresses that have a negative effect on their well-being. They are also at risk of developing mental health problems, such as PTSD, depression, and anxiety. But there is hope for paramedics who need help with these issues: treatment exists and it can work if you want it badly enough. … Read More