Chapter 4. The Impact of Stress and Depression upon Work and Well-Being

  1. Lynne Walsh MSc, BSc (Hons) RMN, RGN, RNT Dip Prof Practice, Cert Ed, Cert Health Promotion Lecturer

Published Online: 4 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470749739.ch4

Depression Care across the Lifespan

Depression Care across the Lifespan

How to Cite

Walsh, L. (2009) The Impact of Stress and Depression upon Work and Well-Being, in Depression Care across the Lifespan, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470749739.ch4

Author Information

  1. School of Health Science, Swansea University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 20 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470517727

Online ISBN: 9780470749739

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Keywords:

  • impact of stress and depression upon work and well-being;
  • causes of work-related stress and depression;
  • bullying and harassment in workplace;
  • bullying in workplace;
  • economic impact of stress and workplace depression;
  • improving health and well-being and employer's responsibility;
  • paternal perinatal mental health;
  • unemployment and retirement;
  • PTSD in men and women;
  • persistent symptoms experienced by PTSD sufferers

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Causes of work-related stress and depression

  • Bullying and harassment in the workplace

  • Bullying in the workplace

  • Depression and the ability to work

  • The economic impact of stress and depression in the workplace

  • Improving health and well-being and employer's responsibility

  • Men and depression

  • Paternal perinatal mental health

  • Unemployment and retirement

  • PTSD in men and women

  • Persistent symptoms experienced by PTSD sufferers

  • Conclusion

  • Reflection and discussion

  • References