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Firefighters Coping with the Aftermath of Suicide
YouTube - Carson J Spencer foundations - 4/23/2013

Illinois Fire Fighter Peer Support video

Organizations Go To Top
Choosing the Best Inpatient Suicidal Thoughts and Addiction Recovery Center

Crisis Hotlines for Fire Service:

Counseling Service for Fire Fighters

Everyone Goes Home

Fire Strong

Fire Strong Facebook Group

Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance

HelpPRO Suicide Prevention Therapist Finder

North American Fire Fighter Veteran Network

Opus Peace

Safety & Health Week

Safe Call Now

Suicide Prevention Resource Center
Suicide Prevention, Awareness, and Support

International Fire/EMS Safety and Health Week

International Association of Fire Chiefs

National Volunteer Fire Council

Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives
Issues of Depression and Suicide in the Fire Service (2011) - pdf download

Therapist Finder


Publications Go To Top

5 ways to help a depressed firefighter
FireRescue1 readers weigh in on how they approach depression and help colleagues through difficult times.

Career prevalence and correlates of suicidal thoughts and behaviors among firefighters

This book takes an individual human approach to the problem of suicide in public safety occupations. As a researcher in suicide, coauthor John Violanti relies heavily upon statistics to make the case for prevention. These worthwhile statistics help to form the big picture, but one must keep in mind that these are just statistics and not people.

A Manager’s Guide to Suicide Postvention in the Workplace
10 Action Steps for Dealing with the Aftermath of Suicide

Carson J Spenser Foundation & Crisis Care Network, 2013

I Love a Fire Fighter: What The Family Needs to Know
Author: Ellen Kirschman

Issues of Depression and Suicide in the Fire Service
National Fallen Firefighter Foundation 7/11/2011

Suicide in the Fire and Emergency Service
PDF download



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