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“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
“Going home with great ideas to help in areas in need of improving.”
— Cindy F., Conroe Police Dept.
“I loved everything about the class. The instructors were excellent and kept everyone involved!”
— Jessica M., Potter County Sheriff’s Office
“Awesome! Learned so much that is going to help me.
I’m ‘Angry Wendy’ at work, and I really don’t want to be.
This may help me thrive through the end of my career (31 years, going for 35).
— Wendy S., Tampa Police Dept.
By Jeffrey Vilk, Guest Writer When I started my career as a 9-1-1 dispatcher, I knew -- or at least I thought I knew -- what emotions I would experience. Excitement and anxiousness when I picked up the 9-1-1 call; nervousness and concern as I sent …