Essays about: "job demand-control-support model"

Found 4 essays containing the words job demand-control-support model.

  1. 1. Work-related stress and psychosomatic complaints : A quantitative study done among working adults in Sweden

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för hälsa, vård och välfärd

    Author : Jesper Loi Grahn; [2020]
    Keywords : job demand-control-support model; psychosomatic complaints; work-related stress; working adults;

    Abstract : The workplace is an arena that most individuals spend time at. Work-related stress and psychosomatic complaints are problems for the society. Work-related stress has increased in Sweden over the past decades. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Role of Psychosocial Work Environment and Time Management in Understanding Perceived Stress and Job Satisfaction in Office Work

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Paula Lillsjö; [2015]
    Keywords : job demand-control-support model; time management; planning; stress; job satisfaction; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In recent years an increase in stress and mental strain in the workplace has been reported for instance in office work (Arbetsmiljöverket, 2014). This study examined a model that combines concepts from Karasek and Theorell´s (1990) Job Demand-Control-Support model, which has earlier been related to stress, with Macan´s (1994) Time Management Behavioral model. READ MORE

  3. 3. Demand, control and support at work and associations to physical inactivity

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för folkhälso- och vårdvetenskap

    Author : Emma Carlstedt; [2010]
    Keywords : Exercise; demand-control-support model; work environment; stress; health;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this study was to investigate if there are associations between job stress in terms of demand, control, and support and physical inactivity.Method: A cross-sectional design was used in this study which is based on the “Swedish Longitudinal Occupational Survey of Health” (SLOSH) from 2006. READ MORE

  4. 4. Work-related Stress and Health among Hotel Employees in Malmø

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Institutionen för hälsovetenskaper

    Author : Evelina Storm-Pallesen; [2007]
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    Abstract : Over the past three decades, there has been a growing belief in all sectors of employment and in government that the experience of stress at work has undesirable consequences for the health and safety of individuals and for the health of their organizations. Identification of factors responsible for stress and its management at its primary level has long term benefits both for employee and employer. READ MORE