• CMPS Staff

Mindfulness training to help first responders deal with opioid crisis

Updated: Jul 6

“When repeatedly exposed to people who are overdosing, especially those who have repeated overdoses, we’re facing cynicism, and some of the older law enforcement officers expressed a kind of detachment from both work and personal lives,” Brumage said.


“They just became so cynical over time. They weren’t as effective as they could have been — either professionally or personally.”

Click here to read the full article by Erin Beck in the Charleston Gazette-Mail.

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