My Dept. just had A fatal last night. I was just wondering how other dept's handle these types of calls in terms of helping FF's get through the mental "stuff" that comes along with this type of call.

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My first fatal was a car accident and three teens around my age died, that was 2yrs ago. We had a circle talk about it, everyone shared their feelings about it. I learned alot about how people felt and I guess it worked for some, but not me. I just had to work through it and stop the faces from showing up everytime I closed my eyes. Sort of shock theropy I think, but I am good now and have had other fatals since. I am good now, but still would rather not see it. Doing my job is all I can do, and I will.

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