ERIC Number: EJ813312
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Mar
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 10
The Workaholism Syndrome: An Emerging Issue in the Psychological Literature
Piotrowski, Chris; Vodanovich, Stephen J.
Journal of Instructional Psychology, v35 n1 p103-105 Mar 2008
The present paper provides a concise overview of the "workaholism syndrome." This includes a discussion of workaholism from an addiction perspective, it's overall components and consequences, and a conceptual framework. Suggestions are offered for effective strategies to confront and mediate the onerous impact of workaholism.
Descriptors: Work Attitudes, Work Ethic, Intervention, Mental Health, Burnout, Stress Variables, Job Satisfaction, Behavior Disorders, Organizational Climate
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