publication . Article . Other literature type . 2018

Leading the asset: Resilience training efficacy in UK policing:

Ian Hesketh; Jonathan Ivy; Cary L. Cooper;
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  • Published: 18 Mar 2018 Journal: The Police Journal: Theory, Practice and Principles, volume 92, pages 56-71 (issn: 0032-258X, eissn: 1740-5599, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
  • Country: United Kingdom
<jats:p> This paper examines and reports on the efficacy of work-based personal resilience training in a provincial police force in the north of UK. Taking a contextual view, data is modelled from an ASSET survey (n = 350) that provides evidence of the manifestations and consequences of providing such input, in comparison with respondents who had no training and were in the same organisation. The findings support the use of such training programmes (Hesketh et al., 2015) for improving employee well-being and resilience by addressing the sources of stress and educating the workforce in how to deal with these stressors. This research provides compelling evidence t...
free text keywords: Policing, Leadership, Resilience, Training, Wellbeing, Psychological resilience, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Sociology, Public relations, business.industry, business, Well-being
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