Resources

Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

Websites

suicidepreventionlifeline.org (National Suicide Prevention website)

badgeoflife.com (LE wellness information and support)

copsalive.com ( LE wellness information and support)

policeone.com (LE resources)

ilcopsmagazine.com (LE resources and information)

policeforum.org (LE research)

stationhouseretreat.com (First Responder treatment center)

emotionalsurvival.com/about.htm (LE wellness information and support)

ni-cism.org (Northern IL Critical Incident Stress Management Team support and mental health resources)

citinternational.org (CIT Agency and resources)

www.theiacp.org/COSW-Mental-Health (IACP mental health resources and information)

www.theiacp.org/Portals/0/documents/pdfs/Suicide_Project/Officer_Suicide_Report.pdf (police suicide prevention symposium)

BOOKS

Emotional Survival For Law Enforcement by Kevin M. Gilmartin, Ph.D
Police Suicide: Tactics for Prevention by Dell P. Hackett and John M. Violanti, Ph.D
Armor Your Self: How To Survive A Career In Law Enforcement by John Marx
Copshock, Second Edition: Surviving Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) by Allen R. Kates
In Harm’s way: Help for the wives of Military Men, Police, EMTs & Firefighters by Aprhodite Matsakis, Ph.D
Crazy Lives of Police Wives by Carolyn Laroche and Carolyn Whiting
I Love A Cop: What Police Families Need to Know by Ellen Kirschman

APPS

  • Pacifica
  • PTSD Coach
  • Tactical Breather
  • Calm: Meditation
  • Imood Journal
  • Happify:for stress and anxiety