Workplace Mobbing as a Psychosocial Stress and Its Relationship to General Psychopathology and Psychotic Experiences Among Working Women in a University Hospital


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Ulas H., Afsaroglu H., BİNBAY İ. T.

TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI, vol.29, no.2, pp.102-108, 2018 (SSCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5080/u20523
  • Journal Name: TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.102-108
  • Keywords: Mobbing, psychopathology, psychosis, stress, social environment, SOCIAL DEFEAT HYPOTHESIS, HEARING IMPAIRMENT, NURSES, SCHIZOPHRENIA, EXPOSURE, DEMANDS
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Mobbing at work has become an alarming phenomenon worldwide. The prevalence of mobbing among women is higher than among men. The aim of this study is to investigate the relationship of mobbing as a psychosocial stress in the workplace with general psychopathology and psychotic experiences among women.