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Behavioral Health Town Hall: Mental Health & First Responders
December 1, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Brought to us by Mental Health America in Georgia:
Public health and public safety workers experience a broad range of health and mental health consequences as a result of work-related exposures to natural or human-caused disasters. Mental health conditions such as PTSD, depression, substance use, and suicide ideation and attempts are common among emergency medical services personnel, firefighter and police officers. Learn from panelists interventions to reduce behavioral health risks in Georgia communities. Identify gaps in support that would strengthen the workforce and improve mental health outcomes.