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The Relationship between the Utilization of Mental Health Services, Coping Mechanisms, and Reputation in Male Firefighters
Straight Tip: Utah Fire and Rescue Magazine (2013)
  • Rodger E. Broome, PhD, Utah Valley University
  • Jessica Bulala, PsyD
Abstract
The study shows that firefighters believe in masculine ideals, including independence, strength, and straightforwardness. Therefore, it would seem probable that firefighters in treatment would respond well to psychoeducation on communication styles, coping skills, and mental health in general.
Keywords
  • firefighters,
  • men,
  • psychology,
  • counseling,
  • mental health,
  • reputation
Publication Date
Spring April, 2013
Citation Information
Jessica Bulala PsyD, & Rodger E. Broome PhD. "The Relationship between the Utilization of Mental Health Services, Coping Mechanisms, and Reputation in Male Firefighters" Straight Tip: Utah Fire and Rescue Magazine 14.2 (2013): 38-40. Available at: http://works.bepress.com/rodger_broome/28