Innovations In Stress And Health by S. CartwrightInnovations In Stress And Health by S. Cartwright

Innovations In Stress And Health

byS. Cartwright, C. Cooper

Hardcover | September 6, 2011

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The costs of stress and ill health to society are enormous. In recent years, there has been an increasing focus on workplace initiatives to reduce stress and improve individual resilience. This volume brings chief medical officers, leading health professionals and academics to present their views on innovations in the field of stress and health.
CARY COOPER is Distinguished Professor of Organizational Psychology and Health and Pro Vice Chancellor at Lancaster University, England. He was Founding Editor of the Journal of Organizational Behavior, Editor of Stress and Health, President of the British Association of Counseling and Psychotherapy, and Chair of the Sunningdale Insti...
Title:Innovations In Stress And HealthFormat:HardcoverDimensions:192 pagesPublished:September 6, 2011Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230251919

ISBN - 13:9780230251915


Table of Contents

Introduction - Susan Cartwright and Cary L. Cooper
Is pressure or energy management the key to high performance? - Eric Teasdale and Sue Connelly
Developing Vitality – Evidence from the Lamplighter Health Initiative - John Cooper, Dean Patterson, Susan Cartwright and Philip Gibbs
Organizational factors that can help to support, or work against, the introduction of interventions to reduce stress at work - Stuart Whitaker
The Whole is greater than the sum of the parts: developing a sustems approach to tackling mental health in the Workplace - Su Wang and Andrew Kinder
Promoting Emotional Well Being through Social Prescribing - Hilary Abernethy