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Participation and Empowerment? Health Promotion for Youth at the Community Level
(The University of Bergen, 2003)
During the past few decades there has been a renewed awareness of the need for health promotion internationally. The World Health Organisations’ strategies for health promotion have also influenced the Norwegian policy. ...
"Integrering er ikke bare å sitte i samme rom, altså". En studie av lærernes erfaringer med integrering av fysisk funksjonshemmede elever i grunnskolen
(The University of Bergen, 2000)
Integration of children with disabilities is regulated through legislation aiming at normalising and improving children's quality of life. School is an important arena for realisation. The aim of the study is to examine ...
Relations between job insecurity and job satisfaction, subjective health complaints, and organizational attitudes among industrial workers in Norway
(The University of Bergen, 2004)
In order to stay vital and competitive in a changing labour market, organizations engage in various adaptive strategies such as downsizing and mergers. Adaptation strategies may vary but they all have one ting in common; ...
Chronic social stress and psychological distress in Russia
(The University of Bergen, 2004)
From background summary: In the last two decades, after the collapse of the Soviet Union, chronic social stress and poor mental health have been recognized in Russia as important research areas. The current study is part ...
Voluntary HIV counselling and testing service uptake among primary school teachers in Mwanza, Tanzania: assessment of socio-demographic, psychosocial and socio-cognitive aspects
(The University of Bergen, 2006-10-04)
HIV/AIDS presents a major crisis that is increasingly affecting the most productive segments of the population across development sectors in Tanzania. The basic education sector, which is vital to the creation and enhancement ...
The past, present and future of the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity
(BioMed Central, 2006-03-28)
Employment status and perceived health in the Hordaland Health Study (HUSK)
(BioMed Central, 2006-08-29)
Background: Most western countries have disability benefit schemes ostensibly based upon requiring (1) a work inhibiting functional limitation that (2) can be attributed to a diagnosable condition, injury or disease. The ...
Sick Leave and Subjective Health Complaints
(The University of Bergen, 2007-01-06)
The aims of this thesis were to identify risk factors for high levels of sick leave and investigate what – if anything – can be done to reduce sick leave. What is the role of “subjective health complaints”, coping, and ...
Faktorer som influerer på ansattes trivsel og velvære - En intervju undersøkelse i et forsikringsselskap -
(The University of Bergen, 2007)
The purpose of this study was to explore employees’ experiences of job-satisfaction and well-being to gain knowledge concerning the factors that influence job satisfaction and well-being. This is a study that used qualitative ...
General practitioners' self-perceived ability to recognize severity of common mental disorders: an underestimated factor in case identification?
(BioMed Central, 2006-08-30)
Background: Several studies have shown that general practitioners (GPs) under-diagnose common mental disorders, and that training courses hardly improve this practice. The influence of GPs' self-perceived ability to ...