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Officer Down: The Road Ahead

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This web event illustrates the importance of the mental health and wellness of law enforcement officers following a critical incident. Speakers include former Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority police sergeant Dic Donohue, who tells his incredible story of recovery after being shot during the pursuit of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects. He discusses the physical and mental effects the incident had on him, his family, and his agency. Dr. David Englert, clinical psychologist for the Charlotte–Mecklenburg Police Department, provides an intriguing overview of the short- and long-term effects on other officers within the agency. Recorded on October 12, 2016, at 2:00 p.m., ET.

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