Adding to the already-high emotional demands of the job, injury and trauma can have devastating psychological effects on a tactical professional. For professionals facing a long recovery and extended time off, mental health care plays a critical role in the speed and outcome of rehab. In one study, firefighters who experienced an on-the-job injury or accident were more than 7 times more likely to report depression.
Integrated Mental Health, Maximized Recovery
Specialized mental and behavioral health care is an integral part of PTP programs. With a network of highly skilled, local mental health providers, PTP seamlessly integrates psychological care into treatment and recovery plans.
The rates for PTSD and depression among police officers is five times higher than that of the civilian population.
2019 Addiction Center Study