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Document ID (ISN)100241
CIS number 02-1495
ISBN(s) 91-7045-567-8
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Kindenberg U., Wallin G., Reimers E.
Title The profitable balance - About alternatives to the consuming stress of work
Original title Den lönsamma balansen - Om alternativ till arbetets förtärande stress [in Swedish]
Bibliographic information Arbetslivinsitutet, National Institute for Working life, Eklundsvägen 16, 11279 Stockholm, Sweden, 2000. 140p. Illus. 11 ref. Price: SEK 240.00 (plus 25% VAT).
Abstract This publication provides a historical and scientific overview of occupational stress, which is becoming one of the most important occupational diseases in Sweden. Persons affected by stress describe their experiences. Alternative approaches adopted by enterprises to prevent the risk of stress at the workplace are presented. The importance of a balanced life between work, rest and leisure is emphasized.
Descriptors (primary) plant health organization; stress factors; occupational diseases; Sweden
Descriptors (secondary) non-occupational factors; health programmes; case study; sports and recreation; psychology of work organization; mental health; work-rest schedules; report
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceSweden
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Mental stress and burnout
Occupational health services
Physical fitness programmes