Psychological Services for Law Enforcement / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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In 1989, the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies mandated that every police authority seeking accreditation with the Commission must have access to psychological support and consultation. This timely text offers an extensive and current overview of the services psychologists can offer to law enforcement. Organized under major subject areasassessment, intervention, consultation and trainingit deals with such issues as officer recruit selection, fitness for duty evaluations, stress counseling, hostage negotiation, investigative hypnosis, psychological profiling, management consultations and much more.
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Table of Contents
THE NATURE OF POLICING.
Historical Development of Policing.
Policing in the United States.
Psychological Services for Law Enforcement.
Officer Recruit Selection.
Special Unit Testing.
Critical Incident Counseling.
Stress: Prevention, Inoculation, and Counseling.
Individual and Family Counseling.
CONSULTATION AND OPERATIONAL ASSISTANCE.
Direct Operational Assistance.