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How to love a cop


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I believe in law enforcement.

Will police work change the person you love? Are police marriages destined to fail? What are the chances of your loved one being killed in the line of duty? Separating fact from myth, Dr.

Ellen Kirschman answers these and other critical questions in the first comprehensive self-help book created specifically for today's police families.

In information-filled chapters, readers will go behind the scenes with other police families as they discuss the benefits and pitfalls of police work; learn how to manage the effects of organizational stress and the pressures of unpredictable schedules, long hours and loneliness; gain awareness How to love a cop the emotional, physical, and behavioral warning signs which can lead to such extreme situations as posttraumatic stress, alcoholism, suicide and domestic violence; find out where families can go for help and counseling; and get an inside look at cop couples and the special challenges facing women, minorities, and gays and lesbians on the force.

Ellen Kirschman, clinical psychologist and consultant, has been working with law How to love a cop agencies for over 20 years. She has written extensively about the law enforcement culture and is sought after as a speaker and seminar leader.

She resides in Redwood City, California. While police officers have always encountered danger, events How to love a cop the past few years have increased their vulnerability. Inclinical psychologist Kirschman put together this coping guide for officers, their family members, and mental health professionals, drawing on her and her colleagues' files to discuss not only the everyday challenges that police "How to love a cop" face but also the measures families can take for dealing with trauma.

The author maintains that police families can, in fact, thrive, and she's got the success stories to prove it.

Police families are brave, resilient,...

Preparedness is one of the keys to that state, and this book, which should interest its intended audience and the general public, shows how to get there. Thank you for using the catalog. Police -- Job stress. Police -- Family relationships. Summary Will How to love a cop work change the person you love? Library Journal Review While police officers have always encountered danger, events of the past few years have increased their vulnerability.

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Police families are brave, resilient,... I Love a Cop, Revised Edition: What Police Families Need to Know : Ellen Kirschman. Cops. Warriors for peace. Men and women who give their lives to serve and protect so that we can live, raise our children, love our neighbors, and dream about.

Much like a cop's work,...

Much like a cop's work, it is the push-pull between extended periods of mundane days and bursts of unexpected terror.

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