Articles Filed Under 'Plan Your Growth'

Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Thank You Kevin Gilmartin

Gratitude should be an important concept in what we do today in law enforcement. If we seek it, we should be able to role-model it. Gratitude is an important building block of self-respect and community strength.

Monday, August 18th, 2014

Happiness in Law Enforcement

Learning to assess and develop their own personal well-being can go a long way to protecting a law enforcement officer from the toxic side-effects of the job.

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Armor Your Self™ Spiritually

In order to Armor Your Self™ Spiritually you have to consider what is at the core of your being that drives you to work in law enforcement?

Thursday, November 28th, 2013

Thank You For Your Service!

We have assembled a free worksheet on gratitude for you to use this day to examine all the things in your life and career that you are grateful for.

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Make It Safe

We must work to make it safe for police officers to ask for psychological support. This problem is so serious that some officers will choose suicide over asking for help.

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

From Buddha to the Blue Line

Mindfulness practice is a way to fundamentally improve the overall wellness of law enforcement officer’s nationwide.

Friday, April 8th, 2011

True Blue Valor™

“True Blue Valor™” is where one law enforcement officer has to muster the courage to confront a peer who is slipping both professionally, and personally, and endangering themselves, their peers and the public.

Friday, July 3rd, 2009

Spirituality in Law Enforcement?

It’s not about just religion but about any spiritual influence that gives police officers the kind of character that allows them to endure the toxic nature of police work and maintain their sanity over the years of a demanding police career.

Saturday, May 30th, 2009

The Problems with Cops Kids

Are we too lenient in not wanting to play cop at home and police our own kids? Or is it that we are too strict at home and we spend too much time acting like we do at work with our own kids?

Friday, March 20th, 2009

As a Police Officer Who is Your Inspiration?

You have a choice to be an inspirational person and you have a choice about being an inspiration as a police officer. You can inspire trust within our communities and you can inspire others to become better cops.