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Reducing Police Stress: A Psychiatrist's Point of View.

Authors
Jacobi-JH
Source
NIOSH 1975 Dec:85-116
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
00058036
Abstract
A psychiatrist reports on experience gained from disabled police officers. Strain disorders, police stress, the disability process as a cause of stress, reducing police job stress and strain consequences, ameliorating the stress of the disability process, and counseling practices are explored and practical approaches for reducing police stress entertained. Medical considerations and the importance of the reduction of organizational stresses are emphasized. An edited interview with one police officer is included as an appendix.
Keywords
NIOSH-Author; Law-enforcement-officers; Health-science-personnel; Environment; Psychological-effects; Psychological-stress; Medical-care; Prevention; Control-measures;
Publication Date
19751201
Document Type
Conference/Symposia Proceedings;
Fiscal Year
1976
Identifying No.
DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 76-187
NIOSH Division
DBBS;
Source Name
Job Stress and the Police Officer: Identifying Stress Reduction Techniques, Proceedings of a Symposium, Division of Biomedical and Behavioral Science, NIOSH, HEW Publication No. (NIOSH) 76-187
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