Sense of coherence as a predictor of onset of depression among Japanese workers: a cohort study
- Depression has broad impact on disability, Aetna finds. Silva, Chris // Employee Benefit News;Sep2006, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p66
The article focuses on the results of a research conducted by Aetna health insurer regarding a greater connection between depression and disability leave in the U.S. Additional days from work are likely to be missed by claimants with chronic fatigue as the primary diagnosis and depression as a...
- IN BRIEF. // Occupational Health;Nov2007, Vol. 59 Issue 11, p7
This section discusses various issues concerning occupational health. The Royal College of Physicians and the British Association of Dermatologists have issued guidelines to help physicians, general practitioners (GP) and other healthcare professional in diagnosing and treating melanoma....
- MENTAL ILL HEALTH TAKES TOLL AT WORK. // Adults Learning;Sep2007, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p4
The article deals with the highlights of a report on mental ill health from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and Active Health Partners. The study found that an employee suffering depression takes on average 30 days off. Ben Willmott, CIPD employee relations adviser,...
- Collaborative care for major depressive disorder in an occupational healthcare setting. Vlasveld, M. C.; van der Feltz-Cornelis, C. M.; Adèr, H. J.; Anema, J. R.; Hoedeman, R.; van Mechelen, W.; Beekman, A. T. F. // British Journal of Psychiatry;Jun2012, Vol. 200 Issue 6, p510
Randomised controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness of collaborative care in a Dutch occupational healthcare setting: 126 workers on sick leave with major depressive disorder were randomised to usual care (n=61) or collaborative care (n-65). After 3 months, collaborative care was more...
- The Government's Â£500 medical treatment promise. // Corporate Adviser (Online Edition);11/7/2014, p1
The article reports on the Fit for Work Service (FWS) scheme that provides occupational health assessment and advice nationally across England and Wales to support a reduction in the length of sickness absence.
- Mental illness, the illness most marginalized by society. Blevins, Ted // Fort Worth Business Press;5/16/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 20, p28
Discusses issues concerning mental illness in the workplace. Possible causes of mental illness; Types of mental illness experienced by employees, including depression and schizophrenia; Problems created by mental illness in an employee.
- ARE YOU SUFFERING FROM UNDERLOAD SYNDROME. Kirwan-Taylor, Helen // Management Today;Sep2007, p17
The article presents information on Underload Syndrome or Bored Sick. Underload Syndrome is the term psychologists use to describe symptoms, from headaches and agitation to depression, when an employee goes for vacation and then feels depressed. Although psychologists tell that holidays are...
- In the spotlight. O’Neill, Emer // Mental Health Today;May/Jun2014, p7
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- Coming out of the closet on mental health. Malveaux, Julianne // Michigan Citizen;7/22/2012, Vol. 34 Issue 37, pA7
The article offers information on the medical leave and mental health condition of Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. of Illinois.