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Brief reports: the fidelity of supported employment implementation in Canada and the United States.

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Source
Psychiatr Serv. 2005 Nov;56(11):1444-7
Publication Type
Article
Date
Nov-2005
Author
Marc Corbière
Gary R Bond
Elliot M Goldner
Tasha Ptasinski
Author Affiliation
Institute of Health Promotion Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. corbiere@interchange.ubc.ca
Source
Psychiatr Serv. 2005 Nov;56(11):1444-7
Date
Nov-2005
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
British Columbia
Employment
Employment, Supported - standards
Humans
Mental disorders
Questionnaires
United States
Abstract
Supported employment has been documented in the United States as an evidence-based practice that helps people with severe mental illness obtain and maintain employment. The evidence is strongest for the programs that follow the individual placement and support model. This brief report examines the degree to which supported employment programs in British Columbia, Canada, are similar to those in the United States. Data from the Quality of Supported Employment Implementation Scale were compiled in 2003 for ten supported employment programs from vocational agencies in British Columbia and were compared with data from 106 supported employment programs and 38 non-supported employment programs in the United States. Overall, the Canadian supported employment programs that followed the individual placement and support model had the highest fidelity.
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Food security in Arctic Alaska: a preliminary assessment.

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Source
Canada Research Chair in Aboriginal Comparative Condition. 23 pp.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
2000
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 ILLUSTRATIONS Map one : Alaska’s Northern Regions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 Table 1 : STATISTICAL OVERVIEW OF NORTHERN ALASKA REGIONS, BY LABOR MARKET AREA . . 14 Table 2 : NOME CENSUS AREA EMPLOYMENT BY INDUSTRY, 1990-1997 . . . . . . . . . 15 Table 3 : NORTHWEST
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Author
Caulfield, Richard A
Author Affiliation
Associate Professor, Department of Alaska Native & Rural Development, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Source
Canada Research Chair in Aboriginal Comparative Condition. 23 pp.
Date
2000
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
File Size
923182
Keywords
Alaska
Employment
Food harvests
Nutrition
Notes
ISBN: 2-921438-37-2
Documents

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[Women's Lib's women committee: an at-home year with children remains a cooperative work recommendation]

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Source
Tidskr Sver Sjukskot. 1976 Oct 21;43(19):16-7
Publication Type
Article
Date
Oct-21-1976
Source
Tidskr Sver Sjukskot. 1976 Oct 21;43(19):16-7
Date
Oct-21-1976
Language
Swedish
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Employment
Family
Sweden
Women's Rights
PubMed ID
1051099 View in PubMed
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Is temporary employment related to health status? Analysis of the Northern Swedish Cohort

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Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 2011 Jul;39(5):533-539
Publication Type
Article
Date
Jul-2011
Author
Waenerlund, A-K
Virtanen, P
Hammarström, A
Author Affiliation
Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden
Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden
Source
Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 2011 Jul;39(5):533-539
Date
Jul-2011
Language
English
Geographic Location
Sweden
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Cash margin
Cohort Studies
Employment
Health status
Job insecurity
Job strain
Mental health
Prospective Studies
Self-rated health
Temporary employment
Abstract
AIMS: The aim of this study was to investigate whether temporary employment was related to non-optimal self-rated health and psychological distress at age 42 after adjustment for the same indicators at age 30, and to analyze the effects of job insecurity, low cash margin and high job strain on this relationship. METHODS: A subcohort of the Northern Swedish Cohort that was employed at the 2007 follow-up survey (n = 907, response rate of 94%) was analyzed using data from 1995 and 2007 questionnaires. RESULTS: Temporary employees had a higher risk of both non-optimal self-rated health and psychological distress. After adjustment for non-optimal self-rated health at age 30 and psychological distress at age 30 as well as for sociodemographic variables, the odds ratios decreased but remained significant. However, after adjustment for job insecurity, high job strain and low cash margin the odds ratio dropped for non-optimal self-rated health but remained significant for psychological distress. CONCLUSIONS: Temporary employment may have adverse effects on self-rated health and psychological health after adjustment for previous health status and sociodemographic variables. Our findings indicate that low cash margin and job insecurity may partially mediate the association between temporary employment and health status.
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[The government should lead the way in employment of women].

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Tidskr Sver Sjukskot. 1975 Aug 28;42(15):54-7
Publication Type
Article
Date
Aug-28-1975
Source
Tidskr Sver Sjukskot. 1975 Aug 28;42(15):54-7
Date
Aug-28-1975
Language
Swedish
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Employment
Female
Government
Humans
Sweden
Women
PubMed ID
1043399 View in PubMed
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[Women workers with their own problems in the health sector]

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Source
Sygeplejersken. 1977 May 25;77(20):11
Publication Type
Article
Date
May-25-1977
Author
A L Salling
Source
Sygeplejersken. 1977 May 25;77(20):11
Date
May-25-1977
Language
Danish
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Allied Health Personnel
Denmark
Employment
Women
PubMed ID
586881 View in PubMed
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[Difficult to have eyes for something else but sympathy. Greenland. Interview by Søren Palsbo.]

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Source
Sygeplejersken. 1986 Feb 12;86(7):8-9
Publication Type
Article
Date
Feb-12-1986
Author
B B Christensen
Source
Sygeplejersken. 1986 Feb 12;86(7):8-9
Date
Feb-12-1986
Language
Danish
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Employment
Greenland
Humans
Legislation, Nursing
Politics
PubMed ID
3642881 View in PubMed
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Seeking a balance between employment and the care of an ageing parent.

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Scand J Caring Sci. 2011 Jun;25(2):285-93
Publication Type
Article
Date
Jun-2011
Author
Ann Catrine Eldh
Eva Carlsson
Author Affiliation
Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden. anncatrine.eldh@ki.se
Source
Scand J Caring Sci. 2011 Jun;25(2):285-93
Date
Jun-2011
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adult
Aged
Caregivers
Employment
Humans
Parents
Sweden
Abstract
A growing number of middle-aged people are engaged in informal care of their parents while employed. To provide support as employers, co-workers or staff, health care professionals need insight into the experiences of people managing these responsibilities.
To elucidate the experience of providing informal care to an ageing parent while managing the responsibilities of a working life.
Narrative interviews were performed with 11 persons with experience of the phenomenon. Transcribed interviews were analysed with phenomenological hermeneutics.
Informed consent was given prior to the interviews. The study was approved by a research ethics committee.
Providing informal care to an ageing parent while also pursuing a working life implies seeking balance: a balance between providing support to the parent's needs and one's responsibilities at work. Being employed supports this balance as it provides both fulfilment and refuge. Being capable of managing both roles grants a sense of satisfaction, supporting one's sense of balance in life. The balance can be supported by sharing the responsibility of caring for the ageing parent with others.
Despite perceived saturation and an effort to provide for the possibility to consider internal consistency, the findings should be considered as a contribution to the understanding of the phenomenon, as experienced by individuals in their life world.
It is essential to recognise the impact that providing care for an ageing parent may have on the lives of a growing number of people, particularly if they have employment responsibilities. Acknowledgement by others supports one's ability to attain balance; as co-workers and managers, we can acknowledge the efforts of an informal caregiver and as health care staff recognise the valuable contribution made by people in mid-life who provide informal care for their ageing parents.
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[Study of the labor market for dentists who recieved Norwegian authorization during 1972-1975. I. Waiting time and alternative employment before the 1st relevant job]

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Source
Nor Tannlaegeforen Tid. 1977 Jul;87(7):324-9
Publication Type
Article
Date
Jul-1977
Author
O. Haugejorden
Source
Nor Tannlaegeforen Tid. 1977 Jul;87(7):324-9
Date
Jul-1977
Language
Norwegian
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Dentists
Employment
English Abstract
Norway
Time Factors
Abstract
The purpose of the investigation was to monitor changes in the labour market situation for dentists who received authorization to practise dentistry in Norway during the years 1972-1975. Data was collected by postal questionnaire during April/May of the year following authorization, except for the 1972 cohort, which was contacted the second year after authorization. A 92-95 per cent response rate was achieved using one follow-up (Table 1). The percentage of respondents who waited 8 weeks or more to acquire a job in dentistry increased from 15 for those authorized in 1972 to 36 for the 1975 group (Table 3). The proportion of dentists who took paid employment other than dentistry, increased from just over 3 per cent for the 1973 to 14 per cent for the 1975 cohort (Table 4). This development has occured despite a decrease in the number of dentists receiving authorization each year and has resulted in a limited emigration of dentists. It is suggested that the favourable supply of dentists in relation to existing demand for dental services presents an ideal opportunity for attempting to solve dental health problems which have received inadequate attention in the past.
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267269 View in PubMed
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Preliminary comments on Alaska Native population and employment prospects, 1960-2000.

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Bureau of Indian Affairs Employment Assistance Conference, Dec. 2-4, 1964 in Seattle, Wash., and Field Representatives Conference, Dec. 7-11, 1964 in Juneau, Alaska.
Publication Type
Conference/Meeting Material
Date
1964
'' " • "' . ,.; PRELIMINARY COMMENTS ON AL~SKAN NATIVE POPUL\TION . .\ND EMPLOYMENT PROSPECTS, 1960-2000 (Notes for talks by Dr. George W. Rogers given at the Bureau oE Indian Affairs Employment Assistance Conference, Dec. 2-4, 1964 in Seattle, Wash., and Field Representatives
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Author
Rogers, George W.
Source
Bureau of Indian Affairs Employment Assistance Conference, Dec. 2-4, 1964 in Seattle, Wash., and Field Representatives Conference, Dec. 7-11, 1964 in Juneau, Alaska.
Date
1964
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Conference/Meeting Material
File Size
668618
Keywords
Alaska
Indians of North American
Population
Employment
Documents

1964_12-PreliminaryCommentsOnAlaskaNativePopulation_vaDkCST.pdf

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