dispatchers http://northernpublicradio.org en Study: 9-1-1 dispatchers at risk for PTSD http://northernpublicradio.org/post/study-9-1-1-dispatchers-risk-ptsd <p>A new study links indirect exposure to trauma with an increased risk of post traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD.&nbsp; Northern Illinois University psychology professor Michelle Lily, and research associate Heather Pierce, followed 171 on-the-job emergency dispatchers from 24 states.&nbsp; Dr. Lily discussed their findings with WNIJ&#39;s Dan Klefstad.</p> Wed, 04 Apr 2012 09:47:35 +0000 Dan Klefstad 9589 at http://northernpublicradio.org Study: 9-1-1 dispatchers at risk for PTSD