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New WA Policing Reforms Causing Confusion, Mental Health Responders Say

This summer, a skirmish is raging over Washington's new law governing when police can use force.

EMS Provider Mental Health During COVID-19: A Pandemic Within a Pandemic

New data emphasizes the toll the pandemic has taken on EMS providers nationwide.
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Project Mayday: Heather Langston

Daltona (FL) Fire Lt. Heather Langston discusses her mental wellness journey and her perspectives about the fire service.
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NYC Mental Health Teams Are Working, City Says

Advocates say more work is needed to eliminate police from mental health emergencies as three quarters of the calls in the pilot were still routed to police.
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The EMS Handoff: Why Is Personal Mental Health Important for EMS Professionals?

The EMS Handoff crew talks with Lonnie Ellis, a lieutenant for Rowan County Emergency Services, about personal mental health.
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Project Mayday: Chief Tray White

What happens when a tragedy affects a first responder family? Chief White discusses his own vulnerability during difficult times.
Therapist Batya Jaffe and Dr. Jennifer Maltz comfort a family member while others give information to the IDF Home Front Command.

United Hatzalah’s Psychotrauma and Crisis Response Team Aids in FL Condo Collapse Efforts

United Hatzalah of Israel was dispatched Saturday night, together with the IDF’s Home Front Command, to assist with the rescue operations at the collapsed condo building.

SD Man Airlifted to Hospital after Crash, Mental Health Emergency

A Rapid City man was flown to Monument Health after his vehicle flipped over near Pactola Reservoir, according to the Pennington County Sheriff's Office.
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In Mental Health Crises, a 911 Call Now Brings a Mixed Team of Helpers...

A pilot program in Missoula (MT) that sends a special crew on EMS mental health calls becomes permanent next month.
Aerial view Sunday, June 12, 2016 of the mass shooting scene at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla. A gunman opened fire inside a crowded gay nightclub early Sunday, before dying in a gunfight with SWAT officers, police said.

Pulse Nightclub Shooting Revealed Need for Support, Training For First Responders

The Orlando Fire Department expanded mental health services and Orlando Regional Medical Center amplified training protocols.