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Treatment & Healthcare

Treatment & Healthcare are complex issues for cops as well as criminals. After an officer-involved shooting, a cop must be treated for mental, emotional and physical injuries. The same goes for criminals who have been injured.

This proactive and easily accessible program provides intervention strategies based on best-practice guidelines for chiefs to survive and thrive in their leadership position
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Remember that it’s okay not to be okay but not to stay that way
Here’s how addiction works in the brain and why it’s so difficult to break
LVMPD started a Police Employee Assistance Program, which was established to help officers through crisis intervention and referral to counseling services
You will face traumatic incidents, so learn to build your resilience from day one, and accept help when you experience something above your ability to process
Stigma can prevent officers from seeking the support they need, leading to negative outcomes such as burnout, substance abuse and even suicide
There is no magical system that kicks in to take care of officers hurt on the job — and that needs to change
New bill would make a 2021 law permanent that offered early retirement with a reduced pension
Guidance for knowing when everyday stressors become something bigger, something that requires professional help
After a traumatic brain injury, I used mindfulness, meditation and breathing techniques to heal…and it helped create a more focused me