TITLE

Must HR diagnose mental disabilities?

AUTHOR(S)
Breuer, Nancy L.
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Oct97, Vol. 76 Issue 10, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on legal issues concerning hiring persons with mental disabilities. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's creation of guidelines defining mental disabilities and clarifying employers' roles; Occurrence of psychiatric disability; Human Resources' responsibility in assessing employees' mental illness. INSETS: Julia's story: Accommodating an employee with schizophrenia.;When the employee's mental condition requires medication..
ACCESSION #
9710255949

 

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