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Stress treatment program speeds up RTW

Gabrielle Lis

With cooperation between the therapist and the workplace, caring, individualised treatment for people with long-term work-stress speeds up RTW – and GPs may be able to adapt the approach

For large organisations in-house stress management programs may be feasible, but this is less likely to be the case for small to medium sized operations. This means that the responsibility for treating work-related stress conditions often falls to GPs – who may feel they lack the expertise to manage these conditions well. Danish researchers Bo Netterstrøm and Per Bech saw a need for specialised treatment of people with work-rel...

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