Episode 38 – Alexandra Jabr

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSOn this episode of “The 25 Live” Jim has a discussion with Death & Grief Educator Alexandra Jabr. Alexandra discusses how we may assist families begin the grieving process while on scene and the disenfranchised grief that we may sometimes have following the incident. More information on Alexandra and Emergency Resilience …

Episode 37 – Keith Tyson

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSOn this episode of “The 25 Live”, Jim has a discussion with the Firefigher Cancer Support Networks Vice President of Education Keith Tyson. Keith discusses his personal cancer fight and his journey to spread cancer prevention techniques throughout the nation. Keith can be e-mailed at: KTyson@FCSN.net

Episode 32 – Ben Vernon Part 1

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSOn this episode of “The 25 Live”, Jim has a discussion with San Diego Firefighter Ben Vernon. Ben describes being stabbed while on an EMS run and the physical and mental injuries that resulted. More information from Ben can be found at: http://benvernon.com

Episode 30 – Dena Ali Part 2

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSOn this episode of “The 25 Live”, Jim has a discussion regarding Firefighter Health & Wellness that concentrates on fitness, nutrition, wellness exams and healthy sleep habits with Captain Dena Ali.

Episode 28 – Matt Brixey

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSOn this Episode of “The 25 Live” Jim has a discussion with Toledo Fire Battalion Chief Matt Brixey regarding setting up rookies firefighters for success throughout their career and beyond through teaching them cancer awareness and prevention in their drill school.

Episode 25 – Dr. Platoni

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSOn this episode of “The 25 Live”, Jim has a discussion with retired US Army Colonel Dr. Kathy Platoni regarding behavioral health in the military/first responders. Dr Platoni served as a clinical psychologist for more than three decades before retiring in 2013. Dr Platoni was deployed on four occasions in time …

Episode 24 – Mike Brewer

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSOn this episode of “The 25 Live”, Jim has a discussion on Cancer Prevention for Arson Investigators with Captain Mike Brewer of the Mesa Fire and Medical Department in Mesa, Arizona. Mike was contributing author to the 2018 International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI) Health & Safety Best Practices Report: https://www.firearson.com/Publications-Resources/Fire-Investigation-Resources/Health-Safety.aspx

Episode 23 – Frank Leeb

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSOn this episode of “The 25 Live”, Jim has a discussion on FF Cancer Prevention with FDNY Deputy Chief Frank Leeb. Chief Leeb has been with the FDNY since 1992. Chief Leeb is also a member of the East Farmingdale FD (Long Island NY). He is a principle members on NFPA …

Episode 22 – Paul Melhuish

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSOn this Episode of “The 25 Live’, Jim has a discussion With the Cleveland Association of Rescue Employees (C.A.R.E) Local 1975 Union President Paul Melhuish. Paul represents the Dispatchers, Paramedics and EMT’s at Cleveland EMS. Paul describes the contract battle Local 1975 have endured with the City of Cleveland regarding Behavioral …