Episode 72: Anna Fitch Courie | FirstNet’s Director of Responder Wellness

In Episode 72, Anna Fitch Courie shares a wealth of information on first responder health and wellness.  She discusses the FirstNet Health and Wellness Coalition (FNHWC) which represents over 1.3 million first responders.  She shares AT&T’s “Your Health Matters” initiatives and programs which demonstrates how even the largest organizations can “walk the talk”.  Don’t miss listening to Anna when she …

Episode 69: Life Scan Learning Lab Edition | Chief Rich Marinucci

Chief Rich Marinucci currently serves as the Executive Director of the Fire Department Safety Officers Association. Chief Marinucci is a Past President of the International Association of Fire Chiefs and served as Acting Chief Operating Officer of the U.S. Fire Administration.  Co-host Todd LeDuc and I discuss with Rich several topics on health and wellness including the Everyone Goes Home …

Episode 64: Dr. Dara Rampersad | Work With -vs- Deal With Therapy

One of the world’s leading first responder culturally competent psychologists, Dr. Dara Rampersad headlines Ep. 64. You will be amazed at his insight on therapy and how he helps law enforcement officers, firefighters, and EMTs.  As a previous forensics psychologist for law enforcement, Dr. Dara shares advice on how to manage critical incidents from a health and wellness perspective.  One …