It is not uncommon to experience organizational stress. Many officers report, during our training, that they experience some form of organizational stress. In this video, retired Assistant Chief Christopher Davis details the organizational stress he experienced that almost ruined his career, his marriage, and his life. He explains how proactive mental wellness is an essential part of stress mitigation. Most importantly, he emphasizes the importance of recognizing unmanaged stress within yourself and your fellow officers who may be experiencing signs of organizational stress and seeking help.
Length: 6 minutes
Publication Date: April 2020
Agencies: VALOR Officer Safety and Wellness Program
Maintaining a healthy diet can be difficult when working different shifts around the clock. Join Chief Lori...
Maintaining a healthy diet can be difficult when working different shifts around the clock. Join Chief Lori Luhnow and Dr. Greg Huron in cooking demonstrations for healthful, delicious, protein-packed meals so that you have nutritious, on-the-go options prepared ahead of time to take with you when you hit the road.
The Safer Together Campaign emphasizes and strengthens the link between officer safety, wellness, community...
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