Essays about: "occupational social work"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the words occupational social work.

  1. 1. Branding social work in employee assistance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Maria Christina Erhard; [2019]
    Keywords : professional service branding; occupational social work; employee assistance; brand image; self-employment; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : At the core of this thesis lies the conception that branding theories might bear insights for individuals who aim to establish their professional existence outside of the area for which their profession grants them credibility. One group of such professionals was found in self-employed social workers who offer employee assistance to private corporations. READ MORE

  2. 2. 'Help the patient turn back to happy': A qualitative study with mental health professionals in Vietnam : A Bachelor of Science Thesis in Occupational Therapy about how mental health staff support their patients back into society, conducted as a Minor Field Studies project

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för rehabilitering; Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för rehabilitering

    Author : Beatrice Causey; Louise Björn; [2019]
    Keywords : Participation; Mental Health; Vietnam; Occupational Therapy; Society;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to identify in what way health care staff at a psychiatric facility in Vietnam support patients with mental illness to participate in society. This research is based on a qualitative interview study with inductive reasoning and semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  3. 3. Explaining the Occupational Class Gradient in Health Among Swedish Employees: Physical and Psychosocial Work-Related Stressors

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för folkhälsovetenskap

    Author : Marie-Claire Lutters; [2018]
    Keywords : health inequalities; social gradient; occupational class; the work environment; physical work-related stressors; psychosocial work-related stressors; sweden;

    Abstract : The work environment constitutes a key social determinant of health, yet previous research is relatively limited vis-à-vis the contribution of both physical and psychosocial work-related stressors on occupational class differences in health among Swedish employees. This study used cross-sectional data from the Swedish Level of Living Survey 2010 to assess the mediating effect of physical and psychosocial work-related stressors to occupational class differences in physical and mental ill health in Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gender coding and the consequences of campaigns for equality - A study in the wake of #MeToo

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tilde Lindgren; Sofia Enegren; [2018]
    Keywords : Gender; gendered relations; occupational segregation; occupational identity; masculinity; femininity; campaign; fashion; trend; IT; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of the thesis is to examine how gender relations are expressed by women within the IT occupation. Moreover, our objective is also to enhance our understanding of the meanings of campaigns for increased equality, by more specifically aiming to comprehend the meaning or meanings of the #MeToo campaign. READ MORE

  5. 5. "They treat us like we are nobody!" A phenomenological study of female sex workers’ experiences in accessing public health care services in Central Malawi

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Sarah Roos; [2018]
    Keywords : phenomenology; sex work; prostitution; health care access; experiences; barriers; stigma; Malawi; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Female sex workers in Malawi are exposed to multiple occupational health and safety risks. Despite the fact that FSWs are impacting the general public’s health status, health care access is limited due to different challenges. READ MORE