- Feb 15 2022
- 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Responder Wellness Event
This monthly event is for first responders, first receivers, responder support staff, and family members of responders; open to on- and off-duty responders as well as all retirees. For February, we will be building awareness of all the programs and resources available to responders and their families regarding free mental health classes, trainings, and online support.
Andy DiPalma (Bridge Counseling Associates First Responder Liason) and Tiffany Oba (Vegas Strong Resiliency Center Responder Wellness Coordinator) will host the event. Also in attendance will be Tennille Pereira (Vegas Strong Resiliency Center Director) and John Potter (Clark County Fire Department EAP Specialist).
10:15 a.m. – Dr. Annie Weisman – Director of Wellness and Integrative Medicine with the Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV
11:30 a.m. – Dr. Brian Potts – Psychologist and Captain in the Army National Guard experienced working with veterans and first responders
12:00 p.m. – Lunch (provided)
12:30 p.m. – Capt. Steve Thompson – Retired Clark County Fire Department Captain
1:15 p.m. – Joyce Bosen – Creator of the TRY Method (Trauma Recovery Yoga)
1:45 p.m. – Christopher Dobson – Peer Support Team Coordinator with MedicWest Ambulance
Feel free to stop in while you are out in the field or on your lunch break. If you have any questions, please contact Tiffany Oba at 702-496-6736 or Andy DiPalma at 725-225-4112.