Dr. Lara Honos-Webb, author of the Gift of Adult ADD interviews Captain Dan Willis author of Bullet Proof Spirit: The First Responder’s Essential Resource for Protecting and Healing Mind and Heart
Captain Dan Willis tells heart-wrenching tales of his life as a SWAT commander and stories of healing in the face of direct experience with evil, including one story of a police officer’s confrontation with the daughter of a man who minutes before was threatening to kill his own daughter, before the police officer shot him. He stared into the eyes of the young girl who could only ask “is my dad going to be OK?” Stories like these that seem like blockbuster action films are a regular day at work for many first responders. The toll these work-related incidents take on the person and his or her family are often tragic. Captain Dan Willis offers hope and healing to first repsonders everwhere – police officers, firemen, those in the military, special ops, ER doctors and more.
La Mesa Police Captain Dan Willis is a former homicide investigator and SWAT commander who has developed wellness programs and specializes in providing emotional survival and wellness training to first responders. He is a graduate of San Diego State University and the FBI National Academy. He lives in San Diego, CA and his website is www.FirstResponderWellness.com.