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Title Handbook of occupational health and wellness / Robert J. Gatchel, Izabela Z. Schultz, editors.

Publication Info. New York : Springer Science + Business Media, [2012]


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Description 1 online resource (572 pages).
Series Handbooks in health, work, and disability
Handbooks in health, work, and disability.
Contents INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW -- Conceptual Approaches to Occupational Health and Wellness: An Overview / Robert J. Gatchel, Nancy D. Kishino -- Theories of Psychological Stress at Work / Philip J. Dewe, Michael P. O'Driscoll, Cary L. Cooper -- The Growth of Occupational Health Psychology / Heather Graham, Krista J. Howard, Angela Liegey Dougall -- MAJOR SYMPTOMS AND DISORDERS IN THE WORKPLACE -- Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders and Pain / Ann Marie Hernandez, Alan L. Peterson. -- Cardiovascular Disease and the Workplace / Alexandra L. Terrill, John P. Garofalo -- Challenges Related to Mental Health in the Workplace / Carolyn S. Dewa, Marc Corbière, Marie-José Durand, Jennifer Hensel -- Cancer Survivors and Work / Michal C. Moskowitz, Briana L. Todd, Michael Feuerstein -- The Problem of Absenteeism and Presenteeism in the Workplace / Krista J. Howard, Jeffrey T. Howard, Alessa F. Smyth -- Occupational Burnout / Cindy A. McGeary, Donald D. McGeary --
Self-medication and Illicit Drug Use in the Workplace / Fong Chan, Ebonee Johnson, Emma K. Hiatt, Chih Chin Chou -- Beyond the Playground: Bullying in the Workplace and Its Relation to Mental and Physical Health Outcomes / Madeline Rex-Lear, Jennifer M. Knack, Lauri A. Jensen-Campbell -- EVALUATION OF OCCUPATIONAL CAUSES AND RISKS TO WORKERS' HEALTH -- Promoting Mental Health Within Workplaces / Bonnie Kirsh, Rebecca Gewurtz -- Workplace Injury and Illness, Safety Engineering, Economics and Social Capital / Henry P. Cole -- The Role of Work Schedules in Occupational Health and Safety / Jeanne M. Geiger-Brown, Clark J. Lee -- Work-Family Balance Issues and Work-Leave Policies / Rosalind B. King, Georgia Karuntzos, Lynne M. Casper -- Workers' Compensation and Its Potential for Perpetuation of Disability / Michael E. Schatman -- PREVENTION AND INTERVENTION METHODS -- Health and Wellness Promotion in the Workplace / William S. Shaw, Silje E. Reme, Cécile R. L. Boot -- Stress Reduction Programmes for the Workplace / Tores Theorell --
Primary and Secondary Prevention of Illness in the Workplace / Brian R. Theodore -- Organizational Aspects of Work Accommodation and Retention in Mental Health / Izabela Z. Schultz, Terry Krupa, E. Sally Rogers, Alanna Winter -- PREVENTION AND INTERVENTION METHODS -- Employee Assistance Programs: Evidence and Current Trends / Mark Attridge -- RESEARCH, EVALUATION, DIVERSITY & PRACTICE -- Epidemiological Methods for Determining Potential Occupational Health and Illness Issues / J. Mark Melhorn, Charles N. Brooks, Shirley Seaman -- Program Evaluation of Prevention and Intervention Methods / Richard C. Robinson, John P. Garofalo, Pamela Behnk -- Gender and Cultural Considerations in the Workplace / Nicolette Lopez, Hollie Pellosmaa, Pablo Mora -- Addressing Occupational Workplace Issues "In Action": An Ongoing Study of Nursing Academic Program Directors / Ronda Mintz-Binder -- Occupational Health and Wellness: Current Status and Future Directions / Robert J. Gatchel
Summary This book integrates the growing clinical research evidence related to the emerging transdisciplinary field of occupational health and wellness. It includes a wide range of important topics, ranging from current conceptual approaches to health and wellness in the workplace, to common problems in the workplace such as presenteeism/abstenteeism, common illnesses, job-related burnout, to prevention and intervention methods.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Description based upon print version of record.
GMD: electronic resource.
Subject Health Promotion -- organization & administration.
Occupational Health.
Industrial hygiene -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Occupational diseases -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
HEALTH & FITNESS / Work-Related Health
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety
Industrial hygiene. (OCoLC)fst00971122
Occupational diseases. (OCoLC)fst01043175
Genre/Form Handbooks, manuals, etc. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Added Author Gatchel, Robert J., 1947-
Schultz, Izabela Z., 1951-
Other Form: Print version: 9781461448389
ISBN 9781461448396 (electronic bk.)
1461448395 (electronic bk.)
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