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El Paso Sheriff Proposes Mental Health Program for Officers, Prioritizing Mental Well-Being of Law Enforcement Personnel

BySamantha Jones

Mar 25, 2024
El Paso County Commissioners Set to Decide on Sheriff’s Office Mental Health Program Vote

The El Paso Sheriff’s office has proposed a mental health program for officers, with funding set to be presented to Commissioners Court for approval. Sheriff Richard D. Wiles has submitted this agenda item, which aims to offer individual and group therapy sessions, as well as specialized treatments like animal therapy and art therapy, to support the mental well-being of Sheriff’s Office personnel.

If approved, the program will run from March 2024 through March 2025, marking a significant step towards prioritizing the mental health of law enforcement officers in El Paso. It is crucial to provide support and resources to those who serve and protect our communities on a daily basis.

This is an ongoing story, so stay tuned for updates on the progress of this mental health program for law enforcement in El Paso. KVIA ABC 7 is committed to fostering civil and constructive conversations, so please keep your comments respectful and relevant. You can refer to our Community Guidelines for more information. If you have a story idea to share, you can submit it through the provided link. Your input and engagement are valued as we work together to create a safer and healthier community.

By Samantha Jones

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