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For First Responders, By First Responders, dedicated to Putting PTSD Out of Business™.
We train those who save others, to save themselves.
- Susan Farren is the founder and executive director of First Responders Resiliency, Inc. (FRRI), and she wants you to know one thing, “Post-Traumatic Stress (PTS) is not a disorder. Schizophrenia is a disorder. It’s a lifelong issue for which you have to take medication. PTS is a compilation of symptoms of exposure to trauma and stress, and you can recover from those symptoms,” she says emphatically. FRRI’s goal is Putting PTSD Out of BusinessTM.
- She didn’t know it, but retired paramedic Susan Farren’s timing was impeccable. A bout with kidney cancer in 2016 ended her long career on ambulances. Her experience with the illness opened her eyes to research showing first responders are more susceptible to certain diseases and health problems. A common factor is stress. Once healthy, she sold her house to get the seed money to start First Responders Resiliency Inc. in early 2017. The nonprofit program […]
First Responders Resiliency, Inc. is one of the first proactive, cutting-edge programs in the nation, created for first responders by first responders, that provides science-based training to first responders and their families. We are dedicated to the psychological and physical of those who have served or are serving in the industry
We train those who save others to save themselves. Find out how…
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