Counseling Cops: What Clinicians Need to Know by Ellen Kirschman,Mark Kamena,Joel Fay,Ellen Scrivner

By Ellen Kirschman,Mark Kamena,Joel Fay,Ellen Scrivner

Grounded in medical examine, large adventure, and deep familiarity with police tradition, this booklet bargains hugely functional suggestions for psychotherapists and counselors. The authors vividly depict the pressures and demanding situations of police paintings and clarify the effect that line-of-duty matters could have on officials and their family. a variety of concrete examples and assistance express the way to construct rapport with police officers, use a number of powerful intervention concepts, and steer clear of universal missteps and misconceptions. ways to operating with usually encountered medical problems--such as substance abuse, melancholy, trauma, and marital conflict--are mentioned in detail. A new preface within the paperback and booklet variations highlights the book's relevance within the context of present occasions and issues approximately police-community relations.

See additionally Kirschman's comparable self-help guide i admire a Cop, Revised variation: What Police households have to Know, an incredible suggestion for consumers and their relatives members.

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