Behind the Sirens: Uncovering the Mental Health Struggles of First Responders

Caveman & Counselor

May 22 2023 • 1 hr 5 mins

*This episode contains discussions of traumatic experiences faced by first responders, including graphic descriptions and intense emotions. Listener discretion is advised.

Join Gregg and Kelly as they delve into the mental health challenges faced by first responders, including PTSD, addiction, and anxiety. Featuring Michael Tripet, MFT and former Peace Officer and Megan a retired first responder.

This episode sheds light on the intense pressures of the job and provides valuable insights and resources for those in need. Listen now to support and understand the heroes who protect and serve our communities.

Warning: This episode is for informational use only and not a substitute for professional advice. If you or someone you know is struggling, seek help from a qualified professional.


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