• Corpus ID: 52219674

Project Trauma Support : Addressing Moral Injury in First Responders

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  • Published 2017
  • Psychology
There has been an increase in prevalence of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in military personnel returning from Afghanistan [1-3]. Studies have shown that PTSD is a major risk factor for suicide in the military veteran population [1,4]. Police and paramedics encounter similar traumatic events as the military population, and studies have shown the emergency services have an elevated risk of suicide [5-7]. 

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