Essays about: "effects of job stress"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words effects of job stress.

  1. 1. Straining work and psychological well-being : A quantitative study examining the effects of straining work on psychological well-being over a lifetime of work

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Jimi Löfman; [2018]
    Keywords : Karasek; job strain; well-being; life course; cumulative advantage disadvantage;

    Abstract : Previous research has shown that work-related stress is associated with various types of negative health outcomes. With work being a large part of individuals’ lives, looking at the effects of straining work over a lifetime of work is therefore relevant in order to understand how the work environment affects health. READ MORE

  2. 2. Physical Surroundings and Their Effects on Employee Turnover in Humanitarian Assistance Service

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Kenan Madi; [2016]
    Keywords : physical surroundings; servicescape; humanitarian service; humanitarian aid; job satisfaction; turnover; moral stress; retention.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Aim of the study: Understand the effects of physical surroundings on humanitarian assistance service workers’ satisfaction, and develop a first step conceptual model explaining the effects of physical surroundings on employee job satisfaction and turnover rate in humanitarian assistance service. Methodology: Qualitative multiple - case study design was adapted for this study to understand the effects of physical surroundings in humanitarian assistance service in South Sudan and Syria, with support from the abduction approach and hermeneutic epistemological stance. READ MORE

  3. 3. To be new in Child Welfare Agency – A study of Social Worker’s perspectives on challenges, coping strategies and support systems

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Isabel Amelia Alvarez Moncada; [2015-06-24]
    Keywords : Child Welfare Agency; support; Human Services Organization; coping; supervision;

    Abstract : Social work education in Sweden has been characterized to provide general information about social work practice. With a new degree, social workers are able to find suitable jobs offer in many areas related to welfare services. READ MORE

  4. 4. Association between job strain and health. A cross-sectional study within a native Swedish and immigrant population

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för medicin

    Author : Rosol Sleman; Viktoria Vuleta; [2015-02-12]
    Keywords : Arbetsrelaterad stress; krav-kontroll stöd modellen; hälsa; immigranter; Work-related stress; Demand-control social support model; health; immigrants;

    Abstract : Introduction: Psychosocial work-related factors, such as work-related stress, are significant causes for the occurrence of stress related disorders and psychiatric problems. Within the frameworks of public health, working conditions are commonly used as a risk indicator for health measures. READ MORE

  5. 5. Hälsofrämjande naturelement : argument för att prioritera en grönare arbetsplats

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Linda Dahlström; [2015]
    Keywords : psykisk ohälsa; hälsofrämjande naturelement; naturelement; restoration; arbetsplats; kontor; välbefinnande; arbetstillfredsställelse; välmående; stress;

    Abstract : Psykisk ohälsa är sedan flera år tillbaka den främsta orsaken till längre sjukskrivningar i Sverige och Försäkringskassan har dragit slutsatsen att en stor del av arbetet med att förebygga psykisk ohälsa bör ske på våra arbetsplatser. En urban livsstil, vilket inkluderar fler timmar på kontoret, tidsbrist och separation från naturen kan ge skadliga effekter på både vår allmänna och personliga hälsa och lycka. READ MORE