The TV War: How it affects your children!
In past weeks the virtually continuous loop of 24-hour TV news has continued to inflict our children with images of war. The sound and sights of bomb blasts, bleeding shattered bodies, many of them children, and possible worst of all the shouted often hysterical comments of reporters about these events inundate us.
The Stress of Loss of Control in the Work Place and About War
Both the modern work environment and problematic aspects of life are sources of stress. While there are many different work stressors (simply too much to do, harassment, bullying etc.) probably the most potent is a feeling of a lack of control and predictability.
Trauma Management Memo
We live in very uncertain times and the occurrences since September 11, 2001, including the Bali Bombings and the incidences of terror in Moscow, Iraq and Spain. And now the general warnings about possible terrorist attacks may be having an impact on employees and their families.