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Responder Resilience, 04/05/2022

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Guest, Dan Willis, Retired Police Captain and Author of Bulletproof Spirit

We speak with Dan Willis, a retired police Captain who is an expert on the proven benefits of serving with your heart and acting with compassion in the face of job-related trauma and stress. Dan is a highly regarded expert on the subject of emotional survival and improving spiritual wellness for law enforcement and first responders. HIs award-winning book "Bulletproof Spirit: The First Responders Essential Resource for Protecting and Healing Mind and Heart," is required reading at the FBI National Academy and is an essential resource for first responders to protect and heal mind and heart, and maintain spiritual wellness.

 

Headlined Show, Responder Resilience May 4, 2022

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Bulletproof Spirit | S2 E18

We speak with Dan Willis, a retired police Captain who is an expert on the proven benefits of serving with your heart and acting with compassion in the face of job-related trauma and stress. Dan is a highly regarded expert on the subject of emotional survival and improving spiritual wellness for law enforcement and first responders. HIs award-winning book "Bulletproof Spirit: The First Responders Essential Resource for Protecting and Healing Mind and Heart," is required reading at the FBI National Academy and is an essential resource for first responders to protect and heal mind and heart, and maintain spiritual wellness.

Dan served for 30 years with the La Mesa Police Department in CA in part as a crimes of violence - child molest - homicide detective. Dan was also a SWAT Commander, and Wellness Unit and Peer Support Coordinator. He's a graduate of the FBI National Academy where he studied emotional survival, wellness, and resiliency. Dan’s an instructor for the National Command College, the International Academy of Public Safety and has taught to over 7,000 peace officers in 35 states and Canada.

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Guest, Retired Police Captain Dan Willis Author of Bulletproof Spirit

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Retired Police Captain Dan Willis Author of Bulletproof Spirit
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Police Captain Retired and Author of Bulletproof Spirit and Instructor at National Command College
Guest Biography

Captain Dan Willis served for 30 years with the La Mesa Police in CA in part as a crimes of violence - child molest - homicide detective, SWAT Commander, and Wellness Unit and Peer Support Coordinator. He's a graduate of the FBI National Academy where he studied emotional survival, wellness, and resiliency. He's an instructor for the National Command College, the International Academy of Public Safety and individually - having taught in 35 states and Canada to over 7,000 peace officers. He's the author of the wellness and resilience guidebook "Bulletproof Spirit: The First Responders Essential Resource for Protecting and Healing Mind and Heart," which is required reading at the FBI National Academy.

Responder Resilience

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. 

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