FBI's Behavioral Science Unit
Spiritual Survival for Law Inforcement
Rabbi Cary A. Friedman is
a chaplain and motivational speaker specializing
in law enforcement-related issues. A consultant
to the Behavioral Science Unit (BSU) of the
FBI, he has been featured on several FBITN "satcasts"
addressing "Communities Answering the Call:
Ministering to First Responders." He has
been a presenter and featured speaker at the
FBI "Spirit of the Law" conferences
and has addressed LE audiences across the USA,
for the FBI, Cop2Cop, and other law enforcement
and first responder organizations.
Rabbi Friedman served as Chaplain at Duke
University, the Duke University Medical Center,
and the Federal prison in nearby Butner, NC.
A member of ILEETA, Rabbi Friedman is an ordained
Rabbi and the author of five books. He holds
a master's degree from Columbia University and
resides in Central New Jersey.
and Seminar Topics
Spiritual Survival for Law Enforcement
The focus of this workshop is to provide participants
with an awareness of the spiritual issues that present
threats to law enforcement officers' careers and personal
lives. Multiple spiritual tools for reinforcement and
fortification are presented that will help individuals
confront the barrage of spiritual stressors that they
confront on a daily basis.
Spiritual Survival for Law Enforcement Families
This workshop presents an understanding for families
of the spiritual stressors confronting their loved one
and how they can use spiritual tools to nurture and
support the law enforcement officers in their families.
Tools of the Spirit
An in-depth presentation of tools and attitudes that
fortify and strengthen the spirit. Included are group
exercises as well as individual strategies.
Workshop for Chaplains
A workshop designed to help chaplains avoid the many
pitfalls in ministering to the law enforcement community.
Issues of diversity, avoiding church-state problems,
and the unique needs of law enforcement officers will
is a list of organizations with whom Rabbi Cary Friedman
has interviewed, consulted or trained:
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Shore Memorial Hospital
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
International Conference of Police Chaplains