Police Burnout: Signs, Symptoms And Solutions by Gerald Loren FishkinPolice Burnout: Signs, Symptoms And Solutions by Gerald Loren Fishkin

Police Burnout: Signs, Symptoms And Solutions

byGerald Loren Fishkin

Paperback | February 1, 2015

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Police Burnout is the synthesis of Dr. Fishkin’s sixteen years experience as a police psychologist, and is a must read for all police officers, family members, police and public safety administrators, as well as mental health specialists who work in the area of law enforcement. It is a modern classic in the field of police psychology.

 Gerald Loren Fishkin, PhD, author, lecturer and psychotherapist, is an internationally recognized authority on stress and burnout. Dr. Fishkin holds a doctorate in clinical psychology. His theories are based not only on scientific fact and current research, but on his years of experience as a treating clinician. Dr. Fishkin has been i...
Title:Police Burnout: Signs, Symptoms And SolutionsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:248 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.8 inPublished:February 1, 2015Publisher:Parkhurst Brothers Publishers IncLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1624910785

ISBN - 13:9781624910784


From the Author

 “Burnout is a reality, and those in public service are more aware than ever of the danger of being consumed by the very system they are sworn to serve and protect. My deepest hope is that if, by heeding the danger signs of burnout, the reader is able to facilitate a restoration of balance within himself, a peer or a loved one, then my circle has become complete and the goal which I set out to accomplish many years ago has been met.” 

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Dynamics of Police Stress

Chapter 2 Dealing Effectively with Police Stress

Chapter 3 Anxiety

Chapter 4 Depression

Chapter 5 Crisis—The Sequence and Response

Chapter 6 Police Burnout—An Operational Definition

Chapter 7 Alcoholism and the Police Officer

Chapter 8 Post-Shooting Trauma

Chapter 9 How the Organizati on Contributes to Police

Stress and Burnout

Postscript The Police Burnout Syndrome