Fire/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is an essential partner in front-end responses to people with behavioral health conditions, including mental health and substance use crises. This webinar will focus on the ways that Fire/EMS can be partners with behavioral health providers and other first responders on early diversion initiatives.
- Captain David B. Von Bargen, City of Middletown, Ohio Division of Fire;
- Fire Chief Ted Collas, Colorado Springs, Colorado Fire Department; and
- Victoria Allen-Sanchez, PsyD, Licensed Professional Counselor, Colorado Springs Fire Department.