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Title: Locating Training Within a Strategic Organizational Response to Aggression and Violence
Authors: McKenna, Kevin J
Paterson, Brodie
Contact Email: b.a.paterson@stir.ac.uk
Editors: Richter, D
Whittington, R
Citation: McKenna KJ & Paterson B (2006) Locating Training Within a Strategic Organizational Response to Aggression and Violence. In: Richter D, Whittington R (ed.). Violence in Mental Health Settings: Causes, Consequences, Management, New York: Springer, pp. 231-251.
Issue Date: 2006
Publisher: Springer
Abstract: First paragraph: Work-related violence is a serious problem within healthcare that diminishes the quality of working life for staff, compromises organizational effectiveness, and ultimately impacts negatively on the provision of services to users. Recognition of the increased risk in mental health services imposes professional, statutory, and moral imperatives upon employers to provide staff with safe, clinically effective training in the management of work-related violence.
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Type: Part of book or chapter of book
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/15148
URL: http://www.springer.com/psychology/book/978-0-387-33964-1
Affiliation: Dundalk Institute of Technology, Ireland
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