Articles by Keyword: Wellness

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  1. Coping, Occupational Wellbeing and Job Satisfaction of Nurses

    Coping, Occupational Wellbeing and Job Satisfaction of Nurses

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study determined the relationship between coping, occupational wellbeing (as measured by burnout and work engagement), and job satisfaction of nurses in two private hospitals in Namibia. A cross-sectional research design was used. One-hundred and ninety-one nurses employed in two...
  2. The Factor Structure and Reliability of a Six-Item Sense of Coherence Measure

    The Factor Structure and Reliability of a Six-Item Sense of Coherence Measure

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study investigated the factor structure and reliability of a six-item sense of coherence (SOC) measure. Participants were a South African white collar employee sample (n=7185) purposively selected from over 300 different companies across various business sectors. The sample constituted...
  3. Sense of meaning and study perseverance and completion: a brief report

    Sense of meaning and study perseverance and completion: a brief report

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examines sense of meaning influences on study perseverance and course completion among students within a faculty of management sciences at a South African university (n = 40). Participants were selected for high scores on the Purpose in life...
  4. Can a luxury hotel compete without a spa facility? – Opinions from senior managers of London’s luxury hotels

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal:
    The development of the wellness facility within the luxury hotel sector around the world has been evident, with many professionals believing that spas are an expected element within luxury hotels. This paper has been written to provide further consideration for...
  5. The role of employee wellness programme in the hospitality industry: a review of concepts, research, and practice

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal:
    In the hospitality industry, employees are critical to firm success, through their intimate interactions with customers to create memorable experiences and relationships. A nascent strategy adopted by many hospitality firms seeks to increase employee engagement and commitment through employee wellness programmes. Despite...
  6. The spiritual wellness of Beyers Naudé: A psychobiographical study of a South African anti-apartheid theologian

    The spiritual wellness of Beyers Naudé: A psychobiographical study of a South African anti-apartheid theologian

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study explores and describes Beyers Naudé's (1915–2004) spiritual wellness across his lifespan. Naudé's life history was uncovered through the systematic collection and analyses of life history materials. Data were interpreted applying the Wheel of Wellness model (WoW) by Sweeney...
  7. The role of employee wellness programme in the hospitality industry: a review of concepts, research, and practice

    The role of employee wellness programme in the hospitality industry: a review of concepts, research, and practice

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    In the hospitality industry, employees are critical to firm success, through their intimate interactions with customers to create memorable experiences and relationships. A nascent strategy adopted by many hospitality firms seeks to increase employee engagement and commitment through employee wellness...
  8. Can a luxury hotel compete without a spa facility?—Opinions from senior managers of London's luxury hotels

    Can a luxury hotel compete without a spa facility?—Opinions from senior managers of London's luxury hotels

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    The development of the wellness facility within the luxury hotel sector around the world has been evident, with many professionals believing that spas are an expected element within luxury hotels. This paper has been written to provide further consideration for...
  9. Staff and student health and wellness at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University: current status and needs assessment

    Staff and student health and wellness at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University: current status and needs assessment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Emphasis is currently placed on the importance of employee and student wellness initiatives. The aim was to assess staff and student health status at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (FMHS), Stellenbosch University (SU), and to conduct a...
  10. Carbohydrate-derived fulvic acid wellness drink: its tolerability, safety and effect on disease markers in pre-ART HIV-1 positive subjects

    Carbohydrate-derived fulvic acid wellness drink: its tolerability, safety and effect on disease markers in pre-ART HIV-1 positive subjects

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Many people take wellness drinks on a daily basis to enhance physical and emotional well-being. The safety and/or efficacy of these are not always known or even established in the populations likely to consume these. The safety, tolerability and...