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The Occupational Health Nurse and Employee Mental Health. A Programmed, Self-Instructional Course. Volume II, Unit V.
NIOSH 1973:572 pages
This self instructional course was designed to teach occupational nurses about employee mental health. This volume covered anxiety, neuroses, psychophysiological disorders, and alcoholism. Specific topics covered include anxiety and its effect on job performance, chain of events triggered by fear or anxiety, unhealthy forms of anxiety, chronic/acute anxiety, neurotic reactions, conversion reaction, dissociative reaction, phobic reaction, obsessive/compulsive reaction, psychoneurotic depression, neurasthenia, hypochondriasis, physical manifestations (cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, respiratory, genitourinary, skin, hemic and lymphatic, and endocrine disorders), characteristics of alcoholism, alcoholism in industry, effects of alcohol, drinking patterns, etiology of alcoholism, treatment of alcoholism, and the prognosis in alcoholism.
Mental-stress; Job-stress; Attitude; Coping-behavior; Psychological-stress; Occupational-health-programs; Education; Training;
NTIS Accession No.
Center for Disease Control, Public Health Service, NIOSH, U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, 572 pages
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division