Job stress interventions / edited by Lawrence R. Murphy ... [et al.]

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Subjects: Job stress--Congresses
Stress management--Study and teaching--Congresses
Employees--Training of--Congresses
Employees--Counseling of--Congresses
Employee health promotion--Congresses
Employees--Health risk assessment--Congresses
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, c1995
LC Classification: H, HF
Physical Description: xiii, 439 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Table of Contents: List of Contributors
Preface / Lawrence R. Murphy, Joseph J. Hurrell, Jr., Steven L. Sauter, Gwendolyn Puryear Keita
1. Effects of Instruction on Stress Management Skills and Self-Management Skills Among Blue-Collar Employees / John A. Thomason, Samuel B. Pond III 7
2. The Development of an Anger Management Training Program for Law Enforcement Personnel / Alexis D. Abernethy 21
3. When Relaxation Is Not Enough / Richard M. Kolbell 31
4. Stress Inoculation Training for Staff Working With Persons With Mental Retardation: A Model Program / Joseph B. Keyes 45
5. A Worksite Stress Management Program: Theory, Application, and Outcomes / David C. Munz, Timothy J. Huelsman, Carol A. Craft 57
6. Worksite Health Promotion: A Theory-Driven, Empirically Based Perspective / Stewart I. Donaldson 73
7. The Caregiver Support Program: An Intervention to Increase Employee Coping Resources and Enhance Mental Health / Catherine A. Heaney, Richard H. Price, Jane Rafferty 93
8. An Investigation of Job-Related Coping Strategies Across Multiple Stressors and Samples / Carlla S. Smith, Lorne M. Sulsky 109
9. The Jobs I Preventive Intervention for Unemployed Individuals: Short- and Long-Term Effects on Reemployment and Mental Health / Amiram D. Vinokur, Richard H. Price, Robert D. Caplan, Michelle van Ryn, Joan Curran 125
10. When Couples Cope With Job Loss: A Strategy for Developing and Testing Preventive Interventions / George W. Howe, Robert D. Caplan, David Foster, Mindy Lockshin, Claire McGrath 139
11. Coping With Job Loss and Career Stress: Effectiveness of Stress Management Training With Outplaced Employees / Miya Maysent, Stefanie Spera 159
12. Prevention of Work-Related Posttraumatic Stress: The Critical Incident Stress Debriefing Process / George S. Everly, Jr., Jeffrey T. Mitchell 173
13. Traumatic Stress and Organizational Strain in the Fire Service / Wayne Corneil 185
14. The Assaulted Staff Action Program: An Approach to Coping With the Aftermath of Violence in the Workplace / Raymond B. Flannery, M. Annette Hanson, Walter E. Penk, Georgina J. Flannery, Charles Gallagher 199
15. Diagnosing a Healthy Organization: A Proactive Approach to Stress in the Workplace / Sue Cartwright, Cary L. Cooper, Lawrence R. Murphy 217
16. Redesigning Work Systems to Reduce Stress: A Participatory Action Research Approach to Creating Change / Susan J. Schurman, Barbara A. Israel 235
17. The Prevention of Job Stress by Redesigning Jobs and Implementing Self-Regulating Teams / Nico Terra 265
18. Finnish Research in Organizational Development and Job Redesign / Kari Lindstrom 283
19. Elder Care and the Changing Workforce / Andrew E. Scharlach 295
20. Interdependence and Personal Well-Being in a Training Environment / Janice R. W. Joplin, James Campbell Quick, Debra L. Nelson, Judy C. Turner 309
21. Interventions for Building Healthy Organizations: Suggestions From the Stress Research Literature / Daniel C. Ganster 323
22. Courses on Work Stress: A Growing Market, But What About Their Quality? / Irene L. D. Houtman, Michiel A. J. Kompier 337
23. Workers' Compensation and Occupational Stress: Gaining Control / Stacey Kohler Moran, Shelly C. Wolff, James E. Green 355
24. Workers' Compensation Issues for Psychologists: The Workers' Point of View / Donald Elisburg 369
25. Appraising Occupational Stress-Related Disorders / Jack G. Wiggins, Jr. 381
26. Developing an Occupational Stress Standard: Rule-Making Pitfalls / Robert J. Biersner 389
27. Occupational Welfare in the European Community: Past, Present, and Future / Erik de Gier 405
Author Index 417
Subject Index 429
About the Editors 439
Additional Authors: Murphy, Lawrence R
American Psychological Association
Notes: LCCN: 95037647
ISBN: 1557982813 (alk. paper)
Derived from the 1992 conference, Stress in the 90s: a changing workforce in a changing workplace
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents: Effects of instruction on stress management skills and self-management skills among blue-collar employees -- The development of an anger management training program for law enforcement personnel -- When relaxation is not enough -- Stress inoculation training for staff working with persons with mental retardation : a model program -- A worksite stress management program : theory, application, and outcomes -- Worksite health promotion : a theory-driven, empirically based perspective-- The caregiver support program : an intervention to increase employee coping resources and enhance mental health -- An investigation of job-related coping strategies across multiple stressors and samples --
Contents: The Jobs I preventive intervention for unemployed individuals : short- and long-term effects on reemployment and mental health-- When couples cope with job loss : a strategy for developing and testing preventive interventions -- Coping with job loss and career stress : effectiveness of stress management training with outplaced employees -- Prevention of work-related posttraumatic stress : the critical incident stress debriefing process --Traumatic stress and organizational strain in the fire service-- The assaulted staff action program : an approach to coping with the aftermath of violence in the workplace -- Diagnosing a healthy organization : a proactive approach to stress in the workplace -- Redesigning work systems to reduce stress : a participatory action research approach to creating change -- The prevention of job stress by redesigning jobs and implementing self-regulating teams -- Finnish research in organizational development and job redesign-- Elder care and the changing workforce -- Interdependence and personal well-being in a training environment - Interventions for building healthy organizations : suggestions from the stress research literature-- Courses on work stress : a growing market, but what about their quality? -- Workers' compensation and occupational stress : gaining control -- Workers' compensation issues for psychologists : the workers' point of view -- Appraising occupational stress-related disorders -- Developing an occupational stress standard : rule-making pitfalls -- Occupational welfare in the European community : past, present, and future
OCLC Number: 32968643
ISBN/ISSN: 1557982813