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Call for Pilot Sites: National Vicarious Trauma Toolkit

An Evidence-based Approach to Understanding and Addressing Vicarious Trauma in Law Enforcement Officers, Firefighters, and Victim Assistance and Emergency Medical Services Providers  Northeastern University (Boston, MA), in collaboration with IACP and other partners, is seeking pilot sites to participate in … Continue reading

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IACP Addresses the Health and Wellbeing of First Responders

First responders are regularly exposed to violent traumatic incidents including both mass casualty events and ongoing, everyday responses to individual victims of violent events. These experiences can lead to secondary traumatic stress or vicarious trauma in first responders, characterized by … Continue reading

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