Responder Resilience with Bonnie C Rumilly, David Dachinger & Dr Stacy Raymond
Responder Resilience show is dedicated to improving the mental and physical well-being of police, fire, EMS, and dispatch personnel. Hosted by Lt. David Dachinger (Ret.), Dr. Stacy Raymond, Psy.D., and Bonnie C. Rumilly, LCSW/EMT-B, these broadcasts feature expert guests sharing vital information about wellness topics for first responders. For resilience strategies with compassion and humanity from the front lines of responder health and wellness, subscribe and watch it here.
TALK SHOW PROGRAM ARCHIVES
|Responder Resilience, February 23, 2022||Guest, Matt Domyancic The Tactical Chaplain with a modern spiritual approach for police officers and firefighters|
|Responder Resilience, February 16, 2022||Family Matters: First Responding to Your Marriage with Guests Capt. Mike Gagliano and Anne Gagliano|
|Responder Resilience, February 9, 2022||Guest, Bernie Meehan: Finding The Right Therapist, When Your Comfort Zone Is Chaos|
|Responder Resilience, February 2, 2022||Guest, Ray Connors, Retired Chief, State of Connecticut Animal Control Unit, About Animal Control Officers|
|Responder Resilience, January 26, 2022||StandFast Alliance: Empowering Our First Responders-Guest, Eve Bucca, Exec. Dir. FDNY Hon. Battalion Chief|
|Responder Resilience, January 19, 2022||Dispatch First On Scene, The Forgotten Responders, 911 Dispatcher Craig Tinneny, 31 year Sr Operator Catharine DVileskis|
|Responder Resilience, January 12, 2022||Support From Superiors-Do They Have Your Back? Bonnie Rumilly LCSW EMT, Dr Stacy Raymond, Ret Lt David Dachinger|
|Responder Resilience, January 5, 2022||Story of a Trauma Response Team, with guests Captain Jacques Roy, Stamford Fire Department and Dawn Roy, LCSW.|
Bonnie is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and has a private practice in Wilton. She specializes in the treatment of Adults, Adolescents, Children and First Responders. Bonnie worked in Newtown at a comprehensive family service agency for 4.5 years directly after the Sandy Hook School Shootings treating Trauma. Bonnie has had extensive training in EMDR therapy, along with other trauma treatment modalities, and is a Board Member of the Fairfield County Trauma Response Team, Inc. Along with Dr. Raymond, she co-leads a weekly Peer Support Meeting. Bonnie is well versed in First Responder cultures as she has been a volunteer Emergency Medical Technician in CT for 21 years and is currently in a leadership role at her EMS agency.
David Dachinger is a retired Fire Lieutenant with over 21 years as a leader in emergency services. He has written department policies, instructed fire and rescue training and created firehouse wellness initiatives. As a fire officer, he often worked as Acting Captain/Shift Commander, and Incident Commander. David is also a Stage IV cancer survivor. As a music producer, he has extensive network television credits on CBS, FOX, ABC and HBO. Combining expertise in multimedia, crisis leadership and major medical challenges, David (along with his wife, psychotherapist Tamara Green) creates calming programs that enhance the lives of first responders, cancer patients and professionals through their Loving Meditations App.
Dr. Stacy Raymond has been practicing as a Clinical Psychologist in Ridgefield, Connecticut for 22 years. She is a trauma specialist, helping clients overcome anxiety, panic and PTSD. Half of her practice is dedicated to First Responders and Military Veterans. Her father is a Marine and a retired police officer. She is an Approved Consultant in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), a highly effective form of psychotherapy that quickly helps people heal from and move past their worst memories. Stacy created Responder Wellness, Inc., a non-profit whose mission is to subsidize or provide free of charge safety equipment and wellness services to First Responders in Fairfield County, CT with plans to grow state-wide.