Abstracts: September 24th, 1998

Sowa M, Niland R

Public Management, (USA) (76/11):
Start page: 4 No of pages: 8

Two papers by sufferes (who are/were high-flying US city managers) stress the importance of changing attitudes to clinical depression, which must be accepted as a medical illness requiring treatment. The, two authors describe their own cases, what happened to them at work and at home, aiming to raise awareness of the problem and its potential manifestations in the workplace. Offers important pointers for HR professionals who may have to deal with employees with clinical depression.

Database: PTA: Personnel & Training Abstracts. Reference: BL 8
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