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APA. An insidious enemy

2008. New research pinpoints the ways stress undermines our immune systems at the cellular level

APA. Don't let workplace stress ruin your labor day holiday

2007. Americans are finding it increasingly difficult to switch off from the stresses of the workplace. In Labor Day, many ...

APA. Employees - A company's best asset

2006. U.S. industries lose nearly $300 billion a year-or $7,500 per worker-in employee absenteeism, diminished productivity, employee turnover and direct ...

APA. Enhancing worker well-being

2008. Occupational health psychologists convene to share their research on work, stress and health

APA. Adrenocortical Stress Response and Aggressive Behavior

2004. Aggressive behavior induces an adrenocortical stress response, and sudden stressors often precipitate violent behavior

APA. Holiday stress - What's stressing you out this holiday season

One in five Americans are worried that holiday stress could affect their physical health. If you're stressed because of the ...

APA. Individual Differences in Utilizing Control to Cope With Job Demands

2000. This study examined the interactive effects of job demands, control, and individual characteristics on upper respiratory illnesses and immune ...

APA. Links in the Chain of Adversity Following Job Loss

2001. How financial strain and loss of personal control lead to depression, impaired functioning, and poor health

Listening to the warning signs of stress

Stress is body’s natural reaction to any kind of demand that disrupts life as usual. Feeling stress for too long, ...

APA. Managing your boss

An interview about how to manage the prototypical "difficult boss" to find the best way to deal with stress in ...

APA. Mind/body health: Job stress

Jobs and careers are an important part of our lives. Along with providing a source of income, they help us ...

APA. Mind/body health: Stress

We've probably all felt stress. Sometimes it's brief and highly situational, like being in heavy traffic. Other times, it's more ...

APA. Overwhelmed by workplace stress? You're not alone

According to a 2007 nationwide poll by the American Psychological Association, three-quarters of Americans list work as a significant source ...

APA. Psychological Stress and the Human Immune System

2003. Acute stressors (lasting minutes) were associated with potentially adaptive upregulation of some parameters of natural immunity and downregulation of ...

APA. Best Practices Honors

The American Psychological Association’s Best Practices Honors recognizes companies for particularly innovative programs and policies that stand out for their ...

APA. Social relationships matter in job satisfaction

The secret to job satisfaction? It's not just about the work you do, but the people you do it with. ...

APA. Stress Tip Sheet

It is important to know how to recognize high stress levels and take action to handle it in healthy ways. ...

APA. Tips to address chronic stress

Chronic stress can affect both our physical and psychological well-being by causing a variety of problems including anxiety, insomnia, muscle ...

APA. Stress-Induced Asymmetric Frontal Brain Activity and Aggression Risk

2008. Stress exposure elicits more left than right frontal brain activity implicated in behavioral approach motivation and whether this lateralized ...

APA. The Association Between Burnout, Depression, Anxiety, and Inflammation Biomarkers

2005. One of the mechanisms linking burnout with cardiovascular disease morbidity is microinflammation, gauged in this study by high-sensitivity C-reactive ...

APA. Meta- Analysis of Psychological Mediators and Individual Consequences

2007. Telecommuting had small but mainly beneficial effects on proximal outcomes, such as perceived autonomy and (lower) work–family conflict

APA. The power of the relaxation response

2008. A behavioral medicine pioneer reports on a time-tested technique that reverses aging and improves health: relaxion response

APA. Flexible working conditions and their effects on employee wellbeing

2009. Flexible working conditions are increasingly popular in developed countries but the effects on employee health and wellbeing are largely ...

APA. The two faces of oxytocin

If hormones could win popularity contests, oxytocin might well be queen of the day. Given oxytocin's connection to such life-affirming ...

APA. Understanding Supervisor-Targeted Aggression

2004. The authors investigated predictors of supervisor-targeted workplace aggression among 105 “moonlighters”, employed adults who work 2 jobs, each with ...

APA. Which traits predict job performance?

The most important factors in job performance - creativity, leadership, integrity, attendance and cooperation - are related to personality, not ...

APA. Workers' Perceptions of How Jobs Affect Health

Workers who had higher levels of perceived constraints and neuroticism, worked nights or overtime, or reported serious ongoing stress at ...