Безработните в условията на криза - неавтентичност и себеотчуждение в основата на проблемното психично здраве: екзистенциално-психодинамичен ...
Inauthenticity and self-alienation as a basis of problematic mental health of unemployed in crisis conditions: existential-psychodynamic ...
Published by: Институт за изследване на населението и човека - Българска академия на науките
Keywords: unemployment; crisis; authenticity; self-alienation; problematic mental health.
Summary/Abstract: Inauthenticity and self-alienation as a basis of problematic mental health of unemployed in crisis conditions: existential-psychodynamic meta-analysis of cross-sectional and longitudinal research / The paper is concerned with the effects of inauthenticity and self-alienation of unemployed on their mental health status. Authorshypothesized that experience of inauthenticity and self-alienation: (a) is typical characteristic of unemployment situation and (b) is systematically associated with diminished well-being and mental health both in unemployed and in other social groups. Existential-psychodynamic meta-analysis of a large spectrum of empirical findingsfrom cross-sectional and longitudinal studies endorses both hypotheses. Unemployed people in the present prolonged crisis conditions are in the existential situation of inauthentic and self-alienated living which is consistently associated with psychological distress, depression, anxiety, low subjective well-being and life satisfaction, and poorer self-esteem. All available empirical data clearly endorse the psychosocial authenticity rehabilitationmodel for effective professional help of unemployed.
- Issue Year: 16/2013
- Issue No: 1
- Page Range: 127-146
- Page Count: 20