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China’s widely reviled urban management officers, chengguan, get access to stress relief with a new counseling service in Nanjing

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hina's first Psychological Crisis Intervention Center for Chengguan opened in Nanjing days after an officer – one of the more than a million in the nation – was stabbed to death by a street vendor. "We’re more stressed than anyone can imagine," said one. "We’re cursed, even when we do exactly as the laws and regulations require."
6 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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