“I have taken many classes which touch upon stress in my ten years as a dispatcher. The Healthy Dispatcher approach to teaching ways of dealing with the causes, effects, and solutions were refreshing and sincere. The students were thoughtfully engaged and receptive throughout the entire class. Their feedback was positive, especially regarding the presentation. I personally enjoyed the time we spent doing breathing exercises. I look forward to taking more of The Healthy Dispatcher classes in the future!”
911 Program Coordinator
Hillsborough Community College
Ybor City Campus, Tampa, FL
“Very awesome learning experience. It gave me the push to pursue my goals, and showed me I can believe in myself.”
— Nadine S., Tulia Police Dept.
“Great class for 911 dispatchers—not only good for us, but applies to everyone.”
— Randy W., Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Dept.
“I loved everything about the class. The instructors were excellent and kept everyone involved!”
By Jeffrey Vilk, Guest Writer
Since I began writing this column, I’ve realized something: I’ve forgotten a group that impacts us more than any other--our spouses and significant others. They are the ones who are there to pick up the pieces after …