FROM HIRE TO RETIRE: INCREASING RESILIENCE IN FIRST RESPONDERS – 3 Part Webinar
Dr. Stephanie M. Conn
This three-part webinar series will describe how first responders can take proactive and responsive steps to
adaptively respond to chronic stress and trauma. Part one will include a plain-language discussion of the
neurobiology of trauma and strategies for recovery. Part two offers a discussion of the risk and protective
factors that influence wellbeing and provides strategies for promoting a healthy brain, body, and mindset.
Part three discusses the challenges first responder work has on relationships and offers practical guidance for
improving communications on and off the job. This guidance includes how to have difficult conversations with
peers who may be struggling. The series ends by identifying additional resources for ongoing learning and
All participants must register via Zoom at the link listed below.