Stress In Turbulent Times by A. WeinbergStress In Turbulent Times by A. Weinberg

Stress In Turbulent Times

byA. Weinberg, C. Cooper

Hardcover | December 12, 2011

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Stress isundoubtedly one of the major work-related illness and is even more likely in times of economic uncertainty and downturn. Theauthors assess the psychological challenges created by instability and uncertainty and provide a survival toolkit that shows the reader how to combat stress in their own lives.
ASHLEY WEINBERGis a Chartered Psychologist with 20 years' experience consulting, researching, teaching, and writing courses on the topics of stress and mental health in the workplace. He is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Salford, UK, where he led the establishment of the Psychology Department. He is a British Psyc...
Title:Stress In Turbulent TimesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:168 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0 inPublished:December 12, 2011Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230235603

ISBN - 13:9780230235601

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Table of Contents

The Fall Of Capitalism? Why Are These Times So Stressful? The Nature Of Stress In Turbulent Times What Do The Sources Of Pressure Mean To Us? Dealing With Stress In The Workplace: The Options For Organizations And Their Employees Coping With Turbulent Times: A Survival Kit For The Individual

Editorial Reviews

'Weinberg and Cooper show us how to fly high and stay centered while combating the challenging crosscurrents of environmental turbulence that cause stress.' – James Campbell (Jim) Quick, John and Judy Goolsby Distinguished Professor, Goolsby Leadership Academy, The University of Texas at Arlington 'The so-called Credit-Crunch and the economic meltdown that followed has given us all extra reasons to be concerned about the mental wellbeing of the workforce. In this important book, Ashley Weinberg and Cary Cooper provide us with a lucid and candid map of the landscape of stress during this especially difficult period and, crucially, offer us a vital set of tools to help both individuals and organisations to boost resilience when we most need it.' – Stephen Bevan, Director of the Workforce Effectiveness Centre, The Work Foundation 'For the wilderness of economic uncertainty, Weinberg and Cooper have not only created the ultimate field guide to the pressures and pitfalls awaiting the unwary traveller; they've also charted a route map for navigating these treacherous psychological backwoods in one piece. Priceless.' – David Fairhurst, Chief People Officer for McDonald's Europe Ltd, and HR Magazine's HR Director of the Year 'Full of useful common sense for dealing with turbulent times in the workplace.' – Oliver James, author of Affluenza