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The Impact of Suicide Calls on Police
Psychiatry Information in Brief
  • Barry N. Feldman, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Albert J. Grudzinskas, Jr., University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Bernice Gershenson, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Jonathan C. Clayfield, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Richard P. Cody, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Publication Date
6-2011
Document Type
Psychiatry Issue Brief
Abstract

This Issue Brief examines the impact and stressors for police officers of responding to completed suicide calls. The authors present findings from a study of over 225 Massachusetts police officers and offer training recommendations to address mental health needs within the law enforcement community.

Creative Commons License
Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0
Keywords
  • Police; Stress,
  • Psychological
Citation Information
Barry N. Feldman, Albert J. Grudzinskas, Bernice Gershenson, Jonathan C. Clayfield, et al.. "The Impact of Suicide Calls on Police" (2011)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/albert_grudzinskas/10/