Theresa is a 22 year veteran with the Seattle Fire Department, with extensive experience in emergency trauma and first aid. She is licensed in acupuncture and is massage therapist with experience in Counterstrain. She is also a member/trainer for the CISM/PEER support team. This includes ongoing psychological and emotional support and first aid for Firefighter personnel due to trauma and continual PTSD exposures. Lastly, she is a member of the Health One Team which is a community outreach program with a Social Worker post emergency. This entails providing a bridge for services to vulnerable and challenged citizens in the field who need further care and guidance.