Bridges Out of Poverty by Ruby Payne

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The next event we will be putting on is going to be featuring the book Bridges Out of Poverty.  Our first event was fairly small, but we had a GREAT time, and as a result of that meeting, the first book we read has been added to the recommended reading for new paramedic/EMT students going through classes in NE Indiana. Change starts in small steps, and by introducing medics (and health care in general) to the psych/sociological world that we live in, we can hopefully prevent burnout and unnecessary conflict. This reads, as one of our colleagues aptly put, like a sociology textbook. That being said, there is a wealth of information in here that will undoubtedly aid anyone in public service or health care.

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