First responders call for national strategy to tackle PTSD crisis

A national strategy should include increased funding for psychological care and workers comp’ ¬†for first responders.
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Psychiatrist says PTSD treatment for Mounties improving, but not fast enough

‘PTSD is going to be quite widespread within the RCMP and other first-responder organizations’

Help for RCMP officers who struggle with post-traumatic stress disorder is improving, but Mark Johnston is urging the force to move more quickly to implement its 2014 mental health strategy.