First Responder Spouses / Partners Course (Live)
Learn the survival tools to effectively manage the demanding life of a fire service family. Fire service wives and partners see both the positive and negative influences of a cojoined journey in a fire service career. The surprising higher rates of PTSD, depression, and substance abuse. The subtle personality changes towards negativity, distrust, and isolation. Presented from the practitioner’s perspective through interactive discussion, practical exercises and specific case studies examining real challenges fire service families have faced. This is a great opportunity to learn best practices.