Policing is an inherently stressful job—one that is made more stressful by the officer’s emotional commitment to the profession. Fortunately, awareness has spread about the risks law enforcement officers face from repeated exposure to emotional trauma and high-stress incidents. But there’s much more to do.
In this free eBook, brought to you by PoliceOne Academy, you’ll learn strategies to help recognize and mitigate the potentially dangerous effects of a career in law enforcement, including:
Why agencies need to eliminate the dangerous mindset that officers are "bulletproof"
How leaders can take a proactive stance in mitigating officer stress
6 steps to launching a successful peer support program
Ways officers can employ self-care techniques to reduce the impact of job stress