The opportunity to treat First Responders and Public Safety Professionals (FR/PSP) with EMDR Therapy is essential in keeping professionals healthy and reducing the risk of developing long term physical and psychological consequence from line of duty exposure. Clinical skills for providing mental health services to FR/PSP require training and understanding of the careers and the culture. Psychotherapy requires a dance between ongoing encounters with trauma in the line of duty while considering complicated forensic issues. Learn more in this article from the December 2018 issue of Go With That magazine by Robbie Adler-Tapia.
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Adler-Tapia, R. (2018, December). Providing Mental Health Services to First Responders and Public Safety Professionals. Go With That magazine, 23(4), 10-15.
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EMDR Therapy with First Responders (December 2018), Go With That magazine
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