APA Center for Organizational Excellence: Episode: March 2008

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Episode 3: "March 2008"

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Duration: 32:11

Episode 3

Rebecca Kelly, PhD, RD, CDE

Summary

APA announces its 2008 Psychologically Healthy Workplace Awards. In this special awards episode, hear about the employee well-being and organizational effectiveness outcomes achieved by the award winners. Also, our featured interview with Dr. Rebecca Kelly, director of health and wellness at the University of Alabama, and reactions from award ceremony attendees.

Details

  • 00:00 – Opening
  • 01:40 – Featured Topic – APA’s 2008 Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award Winners and Best Practices Honorees
  • 03:33 – Current Issues – Employee Well-Being and Organizational Effectiveness Outcomes
  • 07:42 – Featured Interview – Rebecca Kelly, PhD, RD, CDE
  • 26:16 – From the Field – Live from the 2008 PHWA Ceremony: Reactions from attendees
  • 30:51 – Closing

Host

David W. Ballard, PsyD, MBA, Assistant Executive Director for Corporate Relations and Business Strategy, American Psychological Association (APA) and APA Practice Organization

Featured Interview

Rebecca Kelly, PhD, RD, CDE, Director of Health and Wellness, University of Alabama

Current Issues Discussant

Matthew J. Grawitch, PhD, Chair, Organizational Studies Program, School for Professional Studies, Saint Louis University

Additional Resources

"As a result of our focus on creating a good working environment, ARUP has enjoyed high morale and productivity, low turnover and absenteeism, enhanced recruitment and retention, and positive customer relations."

Carl R. Kjeldsberg, M.D.
CEO and Chairmain of the Board
ARUP Laboratories, Past Winner, Utah