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Police Officers

I treat police officers and have for three decades. They have some of the most serious and alarming of all physical injuries of all those occurring on the job. Police officers quite often present with a combination of major depressive and post traumatic stress disorders. These diagnoses are most often missed by those treating their …

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COPS

Police: I have consulted to police departments for decades. And the key differences are that police officers see their career choice, role, and stressors as unique to their form of work. Also, they see a specific structure of authority and a level of responsibility that is much less common outside law enforcement. The psychology of …

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re-injury

Fear of Re-injury

Re-Injury: A person who cannot tolerate a return to the environment in which a injury/trauam occurred can be suffering from …
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Depression and Bodily Complaints

Depression is not an emotional problem; it is a brain disorder that affects the chemicals that transmit signals between brain …
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Addiction Following Injury

Depression can be triggered by life stressors including pain or loss. Depression is not an emotional condition. Depression …
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