Wellbeing

Working Anywhere, Anytime: Work Flexibility from a Management and an Occupational Health Perspective

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Call for Papers
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Working Anywhere, Anytime: Work Flexibility from a Management and an Occupational Health Perspective
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EAWOP Small Group Meeting

EAWOP Small Group Meeting

What We Can Learn about Resilience from Female Leaders of the UN

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Blog
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What We Can Learn about Resilience from Female Leaders of the UN
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Harvard Business Review
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Monique Valcour

Mental Responses During Emergencies

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Infographic
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Mental Responses During Emergencies
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Eastern Kentucky University

Since elementary school, children are taught how to respond to emergencies like earthquakes and fires. The primary goal of these drills is to help create an easy to remember yet life-saving physical responses in case of a dire situation.

How Hospitals Can Improve the Health of Whole Communities

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Infographic
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How Hospitals Can Improve the Health of Whole Communities
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Adventist University of Health Sciences

Health facilities play a vital role in enhancing the wellbeing of the populations they serve. Some of the strategies hospitals use to achieve this goal include community outreach programs and liaising with local stakeholders such as religious institutions, non-profits, and running health programs that specifically cater to the vulnerable populations.

The Six-Hour Workday

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Infographic
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The Six-Hour Workday
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Ohio University

For today’s workers, there is hope that a disruption in workday hours may be on the horizon. According to research, the average worker is productive for almost three hours when committed to an 8-hour day. A wide variety of unproductive activities disrupt workers’ concentration levels. These include smoking breaks, visiting social media sites, making food at work, eating, reading news websites, searching for jobs and more.

The Role of Integrative Care in Advancing the Science of Patient-Centered Care

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Infographic
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The Role of Integrative Care in Advancing the Science of Patient-Centered Care
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Bradley University

According to Global Health Advances in Health and Medicine, integrative medicine is a care approach that puts the patient at the center and addresses the full range of physical, emotional, mental, social, spiritual and environmental influences that affect a person’s health.

Monica Worline Talks with Stew Friedman about Awakening Compassion at Work

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Interview
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Monica Worline Talks with Stew Friedman about Awakening Compassion at Work
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Work and Life Podcast

Learn to Make a Difference - School of Education, American University

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Website
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Learn to Make a Difference - School of Education, American University
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School of Education Online - American University
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School of Education Online - American University

Since its founding, American University has held the belief that a better society and a stronger democracy come from a citizenry with equal access to an excellent education. We know that this better society starts with you.

New Research Spotlight on "Community Resources & Work-Family Confict"

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Brief
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New Research Spotlight on "Community Resources & Work-Family Confict"
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WFRN Committee to Connect Research, Policy and Practice
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Dowgun

The WFRN Committee to Connect Research, Policy and Practice is delighted to post a new Research Spotlight on "Community Resources and Work-Family Conflict - Is the Gender Gap Really Closing?"  The Research Spotlight series is designed to be highly practitioner-oriented with a focus on the implications of the research for organizations, individuals, communities, and fellow researchers. 

The Growing Threats to Child Safety Around the World

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Infographic
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The Growing Threats to Child Safety Around the World
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Eastern Kentucky University

Millions of children around the world are at risk for violence, abuse, and exploitation with several threats to the safety of children being interconnected. This examines specific issues on child safety and how they are related to one another. 

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