Health of police/mental health of first responders
The leads for this Special Interest Group are Dr Ian de Terte (i.deTerte@massey.ac.nz) and Dr Katy Kamkar (email@example.com).
Dr de Terte is a senior lecturer in clinical psychology (US equivalent: Associate Professor) based at the Wellington Campus of the School of Psychology, Massey University, New Zealand. He is a former Detective and is on the GLEPHA Board of Directors.
Dr. Katy Kamkar, Ph.D., C. Psych., is a Clinical Psychologist at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). She is an Assistant Professor within the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto. She is Director of Badge of Life Canada (BOLC) which is a peer-led national charitable organization for Police and Corrections/First Responders across Canada who are dealing with psychological injuries suffered in the line of duty. Read more about Dr Katy Kamkar.