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Depression at work, authenticity in question: Experiencing, concealing and revealing

Abstract:

Australia and the United Kingdom have introduced policies to protect employees who experience mental illness, including depression. However, a better understanding of the experiential issues workers face (e.g. sense of moral failure) is needed for the provision of appropriate and beneficial support. We analysed 73 interviews from the United Kingdom and Australia where narratives of depression and work intersected. Participants encountered difficulties in being (and performing as if) 'authenti...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1177/1363459317739437

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-6496-4859
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Publisher:
SAGE Publications Publisher's website
Journal:
Health Journal website
Volume:
23
Issue:
3
Pages:
344-361
Publication date:
2017-11-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1461-7196
ISSN:
1363-4593
Pmid:
29090635
Source identifiers:
742371
Language:
English
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pubs:742371
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uuid:3af8808f-eafa-40d5-9965-fd7e5aedb281
Local pid:
pubs:742371
Deposit date:
2018-01-12

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