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October 23, 2019

Words Matter: PTSD vs. PTSI

According to the American Psychiatric Association, about 3.5% of people have suffered a PTSI. Read about our decision to use PTSI instead of PTSD in our recent article about psilocybin mushrooms.

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October 23, 2019

Hope in Unlikely Places

Denver residents voted this year to decriminalize psilocybin, also known as magic mushrooms. These and other non-traditional drugs are showing great promise in complementing psychotherapy as treatment for post traumatic stress, anxiety, and depression. Here’s what all that means for Colorado residents and first responders.

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July 18, 2019

Animal Attacks, Safety Concerns Increase in Colorado

Wild animals are part of the shared natural heritage of everyone in Colorado. But as cities grow and habitats shrink, encounters have become more frequent. Find out how to respond if you wind up in one of these situations.

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April 15, 2019

The Sky is Falling: The Cassandra Curse

It’s easy to ignore warnings about threats not right in front of you. But that decision could devastate everything your district works toward.

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December 27, 2018

Don’t Click the Weakest Link

Phishing neutralizes even the strongest cyber security protections. Find out how it works and how you can stop it.

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December 27, 2018

Misplaced Trust

Beware the wolves in your midst. Internal fraud can be just as costly and frequent as external, but chances are you aren’t ready for it.

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October 19, 2018

The Crossing of Policy and Medicine

With the opioid epidemic raging, the life-saving drug Narcan has become a key issue for many districts.

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October 19, 2018

Don’t Get Burned by Public Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi has changed all of our lives, but before you login, make sure it’s safe to do so.

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July 10, 2018

The Devastating Effects of Stress

While stress can come as the result of a sudden trauma or incident, such as an accident, loss of a job, loss of a loved one, or bad diagnosis, it can also come from the routine responsibilities we all face. That’s key: everyone faces stress.

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October 16, 2017

Quit-Proof Your Team

Find yourself staying late because you’re down a person and work is piling up? Is your district constantly having to hire and rehire positions because people keep leaving? You’re not alone. Fortunately, there are things you can do to put a stop to it.

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