PTSD talk by Michael Ferrara at Mountain Rescue Aspen

Staff report

Michael Ferrara will discuss his experience with post-traumatic stress disorder at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 26, at the Mountain Rescue Aspen building, 37925 Highway 82.

Ferrara has been profiled in Outside Magazine, interviewed on NPR and CNN and spoke at the annual meeting of the Wilderness Medical Society and numerous search-and-rescue organizations, first-responder groups, veterans’ organizations and outdoor and mountaineering shops.

Ferrara is a former Pitkin County sheriff’s deputy and an award-winning paramedic and educator.