Michael Wasilewski

Althea Olson, LCSW and Mike Wasilewski, MSW have been married since 1994. Mike works full-time as a police officer for a large suburban Chicago agency while Althea is a social worker in private practice in Joliet & Naperville, IL. They have been popular contributors of Officer.com since 2007 writing on a wide range of topics to include officer wellness, relationships, mental health, morale, and ethics. Their writing led to them developing More Than A Cop, and traveling the country as trainers teaching “survival skills off the street.” They can be contacted at MoreThanACop@gmail.com and can be followed on Facebook or Twitter at More Than A Cop, or check out their website www.MoreThanACop.com.

Stay Alert to Relationship Red Flags

7 Ways to Wreck Your Career

Cops and College

Sitting Can Be Lethal?

Twenty Years of Marriage, Twenty Tips for Marriage

PTSD and Cops

PTSD and Cops

7 Ways to Destroy a Marriage

Breaking Through the Wall of Abusive Isolation

Going the Extra Step for Domestic Abuse Victims

Your Defining Moments

Building a Brawny Brain

Getting Past On-Duty Injuries

Extreme Weather and Your Mood

When LE and Society Seem to Disconnect

Toxic Relationships

Staying Happy in Law Enforcement

Make the Most of Disappointment

Schoolyard Bullies or Criminals?

Come On, Get Happy

Scapegoating the Public Sector

The Privilege of Volunteering

What Is Responsible Fear?

Beating Boredom

The Gift of Uncertainty

Understanding and Overcoming Anxiety

 

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