Not everyone understands how critical incident stress causes a person to act or react. People who frequently deal with traumatic situations or events (police officers, firefighters, emt’s, medical staff, etc.) can relate to one another, but often have a difficult time explaining to others how they deal with these experiences.
Here is a page you can download that will help you understand how critical incident stress works and how you can help your friends who may experience it. Just click the link below.