Contemporary Occupational Health Psychology: Global by Jonathan Houdmont, Stavroula Leka

By Jonathan Houdmont, Stavroula Leka

Released in organization with the eu Academy of Occupational healthiness Psychology (EAOHP) and the Society for Occupational healthiness Psychology (SOHP), modern concerns in Occupational overall healthiness Psychology is a definitive new sequence offering cutting-edge paintings through top lecturers and practitioners within the box. themes comprise office future health intervention assessment, fiscal pressure and worker healthiness, work-family optimistic spillover, mental flexibility, and health and wellbeing at paintings. individuals to this primary quantity comprise Arnold Bakker, Frank Bond, Maureen Dollard, Leslie Hammer, Robert Karasek, Michiel Kompier, Tahira Probst, Wilmar Schaufeli, Arie Shirom, Robert Sinclair, Toon Taris and Töres Theorell.

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No significant effects were found, but the questions asked focused on existing general employee training programs rather than training specifically aimed at team implementation and the skills required to work in teams. Therefore there is a need to examine whether specific employee and manager training is linked to the effective implementation of teams. This chapter examines the facilitating role of several different forms of training: team manager training and team member training, tailored training and off-the shelf training, mandatory training and voluntary training.

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