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Study: Police Officers and Firefighters Are More Likely to Die by Suicide than in Line of Duty

The just-released Ruderman White Paper on Mental Health and Suicide of First Responders examines mental illness among police officers and firefighters, and reveals rates of suicide, depression, and PTSD that are higher than civilian population rates

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It’s time to expand our diversity conversation to include people of all races, genders, AND abilities. Let’s make 2018 the year that we get diversity right!
#Disability Is Diversity
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Imagine not being able to make your daily commute, because you can’t access the necessary MTA transit.

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Selena Gomez’s openness about her experience with depression and anxiety is helping destigmatize mental health.

 

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The Ruderman Family Foundation, denounces the casting of Joaquin Phoenix to play John Callahan, a cartoonist with a disability, in the new Gus Van San

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Johnson is sharing his story because he wants us all to pay attention when someone is in pain and needs help.

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The new Ruderman Foundation Awards for Excellence in Reporting on Disability will recognize work done by large-market digital, broadcast and print me

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Ruderman Family Fdn @RudermanFdn‏ / Wed May 23

RT @JayRuderman: Thank you @boston25 and @BlairMillerTV for using our latest white paper findings to raise awareness on First Responder #me…

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If you're in the #Boston area keep an eye out for us on tv tonight being featured at 10 on @boston25 @BlairMillerTV… https://t.co/iftR5dIgwI

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Ruderman Family Fdn @RudermanFdn‏ / Tue May 22

Great to see the diversity of #disability portrayed accurately in "The Disability Collection" by our friends @oath,… https://t.co/bLYxqpGFr9

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