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Mental health.

Authors
Houtman ILD; Kompier MAJ; Stenberg C; Holder J; Tallur K; Lasser J; Kahn JP; Beaton RD; Braverman M; Freudenberger HJ; Heaney CA; Haratani T
Source
Encyclopaedia of occupational health and safety: the body, health care, management and policy, tools and approaches, fourth edition. JM Stellman ed. Geneva, Switzerland: International Labour Office, 1998 Nov; 1:5.1-5.20
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
20027935
Abstract
This chapter provides an overview of major types of mental health disorder that can be associated with work-mood and affective disorders (e.g., dissatisfaction), burnout, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), psychoses, cognitive disorders and substance abuse. The clinical picture, available assessment techniques, aetiological agents and factors, and specific prevention and management measures will be provided The relationship with work, occupation or branch of industry will be illustrated and discussed where possible.
Keywords
Mental-health; Workers; Worker-health; Occupational-health; Injury-prevention; Work-environment; Health-hazards; Mortality-rates; Mortality-data; Psychological-disorders; Psychological-effects; Psychological-factors; Psychological-reactions; Psychological-stress
Publication Date
19981101
Document Type
Chapter
Editors
Stellman JM
Fiscal Year
1999
ISBN No.
9789221092032
NIOSH Division
DBBS; DSHEFS
Source Name
Encyclopaedia of occupational health and safety: the body, health care, management and policy, tools and approaches, fourth edition
State
OH
Page last reviewed: November 6, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division