WHAT IS OSI-CAN MANITOBA?
Operational Stress Injury Canada in Manitoba is a peer-led support program for veterans, military service members, and community first responders (police, firefighters, paramedics) experiencing negative effects of work-related stress and traumatic events.
Peers meet weekly in a safe and confidential environment that is free of judgment and agenda. No diagnosis or referral is required to attend.
WHAT IS AN OPERATIONAL STRESS INJURY?
Operational Stress Injury (OSI) is often used as a non-medical term that is synonymous with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), but specific to traumatic events experienced in the line of duty, or while performing work-related tasks.
The term Operational Stress Injury is becoming more widely adopted, as it removes the stigma of having “disorder” applied to an individual.
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