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Mental Health and Employee Wellness in Corrections-Jasper County-Aug 2021

August 9 @ 8:00 am5:00 pm

Free – $25.00

OVERVIEW
The presentation covers mental health in public safety, specifically as it relates to correctional officer mental health. It begins with information on how dangerous correctional work can be and the effect that it has on a person’s mental and physical health. It includes examples of watch for that may indicate a co- worker or employee may be struggling and offers action steps that can set the person on the road to getting the help they need. It offers insight into employee wellness and peer support programs, as well as many legal pitfalls to avoid.

TOPICS INCLUDE
•Stressors in Corrections;
•Red flags, identifying the early signs of mental health problems in the corrections;
•Legal rights and responsibilities — what you can and can’t ask employees;
•Steps to take if you believe an employee needs help with an issue; and
•Starting or Strengthening a Peer Support Program.

POST CLEE CREDIT
1 Hour Legal Studies
7 Hours Technical Studies

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$ 25.00
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Details

Date:
August 9
Time:
8:00 am–5:00 pm
Cost:
Free – $25.00
Event Category:

Organizer

Jeanne Merritt
Phone:
573-635-5925 ext. 305
Email:
jeanne@mosheriffs.com

Other

Who Should Attend:
Anyone working in or around a corrections environment, or public safety in generaler Spray courses

Venue

Jasper County Sheriff Office
405 E. 5th Street
Carthage, MO 64836 United States
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Phone:
4173588177