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

"Winning this award has validated the hard work all our staff put into their work every day. In an industry that has high staff burnout and turnover and is usually in the press for failing, Green Chimneys strives to change that paradigm. We celebrate our successes and learn from our failures."

Joseph A. Whalen
Executive Director
Green Chimneys