Compassion Fatigue Among Officers
Check out this article that our intern, Lori Bosma, wrote about Compassion Fatigue among Officers. The article discusses how "Officers are exposed to secondary trauma throughout their careers and sometimes experience primary trauma. Mixed with the stress of the job, this trauma can produce symptoms of compassion fatigue, which impacts the emotional and physical well-being of officers and can exacerbate volatile situations or incidents."
Read more in the article below.