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The SAGE Handbook of Mental Health and Illness by
Call Number: RA790.5 .S24 2011 EB
Publication Date: 2010-12-29
This title integrates the conceptual, empirical and evidence-based threads of mental health as an area of study, research and practice. It approaches mental health from two perspectives - firstly as a positive state of well-being and secondly as psychological difference or abnormality in its social context.
An Introduction to Contemporary Work Psychology by
Call Number: BF481 .I5798 2014 EB
Publication Date: 2013-12-04
About the editors -- About the contributors -- Introduction : people at work / Maria Peeters, Toon Taris, and Jan de Jonge -- Research methods in work psychology / E. Kevin Kelloway and Arla Day -- The models that made job design / Kevin Daniels, Pascale Le Blanc and Matthew Davis -- Current theoretical perspectives in work psychology / Jan de Jonge, Evangelia Demerouti and Christian Dormann -- Quantitative job demands / Marc van Veldhoven -- Qualitative demands at work / Dieter Zapf, Norbert K. Semmer & Sheena Johnson -- Job control and social aspects of work / Norbert K. Semmer & Terry A. Beehr -- Recovery from demanding work hours / Sabine A.E. Geurts, Debby G.J. Beckers & Philip Tucker -- The design and use of work technologies / Patrick Waterson -- Individual characteristics and work-related outcomes / Beatrice Van der Heijden, Karen Van Dam, Despoina Xanthopoulou and Annet De Lange -- Work-family interaction / Ulla Kinnunen, Johanna Rantanen, Saija Mauno and Maria Peeters -- Burnout, boredom and engagement at the workplace / Wilmar Schaufeli and Marisa Salanova -- Job satisfaction, motivation, and job performance / Nathan A. Bowling -- Safety at work / Nik Chmiel and Toon W. Taris -- Sickness absence and sickness presence / Rita Claes -- Managing psychosocial risks in the workplace : prevention and intervention / Silvia Pignata, Caroline Biron and Maureen Dollard -- Job crafting / Evangelia Demerouti and Arnold B. Bakker -- Teams at work / Amanda L. Thayer, Ramcentn Rico, Eduardo Salas and Shannon L. Marlow -- Positive interventions : from prevention to amplification / Carolyn M. Youssef-Morgan and Dale Sundermann.
The Inner Pulse by
Call Number: RZ400 .S622 2011 EB
Publication Date: 2011-04-26
"Understanding the secret code of illness and health. Many doctors overlook the seemingly inexplicable tragedies and recoveries that happen in hospitals every day, opting to view them simply as aberrations from the medical norm. In this book, Dr. Marc Siegel draws from his decades of experience treating patients and explores the sometimes miraculous effects that the spirit and emotion can have on disease and healing.
Health Promotion by
Call Number: RA427.8 .S74 2008 EB
Publication Date: 2008-10-01
Emotion, Social Relationships and Health by
Call Number: BF531 .E496 2001 EB
Publication Date: 2001-05-03
Social relationships have been repeatedly linked to health outcomes and even length of life, although how these effects occur remains a mystery. This volume puts forth emotion as a critical mediator of the social relationship-health nexus and presents findings from leading experts on how social emotions effect health outcomes.
It's Not All in Your Head by
Call Number: RC533 .A85 2005 EB
Publication Date: 2005-05-04
TABLE OF CONTENTS: Do I worry too much about my health? -- Body and brain: it's not all in your head -- Do I have some other anxiety disorder? -- Sick and sad: am I depressed too? -- Understanding and managing stress -- Thoughts that influence your anxiety and how to change them -- Behaviors that influence your anxiety and how to change them -- Dealing with doctors -- Helping friends and family help you -- Living life and maintaining your gains.
Social Perspective by
Call Number: RC455 .U74 2011 EB
Publication Date: 2011-09-10
"Social Perspective explores the impact of social factors on individual health, a topic often overlooked in the practice of psychiatry, psychology, and medicine. Richard U'Ren synthesizes viewpoints and information usually dispersed among many disciplines to show how social roles, political-economic conditions, and the social stratification system all contribute to individual well-being or disorder.
Social, Emotional, and Intellectual Development (05:21) From Title: Adult Health and Development
Psychoanalyst Erik Erikson devised a theory of social development that describe 8 stages of life. They suggest a close relationship between psychological and physiological well being.
Item Number: 47482
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