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Document ID (ISN)69598
CIS number 97-1410
ISBN(s) 3-8169-1290-7
Year 1996
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Köster R.
Title Psychological risk factors - How to recognize and eliminate them
Original title Seelische Risikofaktoren - erkennen, überwinden! [in German]
Bibliographic information expert Verlag, 71272 Renningen-Malmsheim, Germany, 3rd improved ed., 1996. 106p. Index. Price: DEM 22.00.
Abstract Introduction to the effect of psychological factors on health. Contents: overview of today's health problems, with emphasis on those due to worry; major influences on psychological health (basic life changes; family, school, workplace and occupation as factors); psychological risk factors as the most important sources of disease today; specific types of psychological factors ("boomerang" effects, "poisoned arrow" effects); avoidance mechanisms; prevention and elimination of psychological risk factors.
Descriptors (primary) psychological effects; mental stress
Descriptors (secondary) risk factors; manuals
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Mental stress and burnout
Mental health