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'We need to break the last taboo'

As new national programme to support mental health of blue light personnel is launched, speaks to one inspector who wishes he had sought help earlier.

'We need to break the last taboo'

Date - 6th March 2015
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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Wayne Goodwin had known for some time that he struggled with depression and obsessive compulsive disorder, but he did his duties everyday regardless. "Coming to work was a good thing for me as I could forget about things," he told...
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