2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) 
    Aug 17, 2019  
2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Police Psychology - MS in Forensic Psychology

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Students discover how they can work with police departments or other law enforcement agencies assisting in officer selection and training, stress management, critical incident stress debriefing, hostage negotiations, and selection of special operations officers. Students gain insights into stress management and coping strategies and understand the impact of dealing first hand with victims and first responders. Students will understand the phenomenon of potential post-traumatic stress on law enforcement and their families that have been associated with suicide in law enforcement as a result of the occupation.