Date & Time
Tuesday, April 12, 2022, 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
RT-01 Suicide and PTSD in Correctional Staff*

PTSD is a debilitating condition that affects correctional staff at a rate higher than that of combat veterans. The suicide rate among correctional staff is double that of the national average. This discussion will cover the biological science behind PTSD, the prevalence of both PTSD and suicide among correctional staff, updates on treatment options for those suffering from PTSD, and barriers they may face in trying to obtain help.

Level Basic