Cross-Cultural Health-According to Airhihenbuwa, “negative enablers” are sociocultural factors that impede the adoption of a desired health behavior.
Please share with the class which cultural group you chose for your SLP and provide some examples of negative enablers that might influence the health behaviors of members of that cultural group. How might they lead to health disparities? Be specific — provide an example.
HR Management-The process of personnel selection involves collecting information about individuals for the purpose of determining suitability for employment in a particular job’. Which would be a suitable process/method for collecting this data? Discuss how you feel about the references that a person gives on an application.
Explain: A technique known as “skills gapping” has emerged as a method to fit training to the specific needs of the individual employee. Which would be a suitable process/method for collecting this data? Do you feel that yearly evaluations really know the capabilities of an employee?
Health and Society According to the Pentagon, as of July 7, there were 154 suicides among active-duty troops in 2012, a rate of nearly one each day this year. This is an 18% increase over the 130 active-duty military suicides for the same period in 2011.
By contrast, from January 1 through June 1, 2012, the Pentagon reported that there were 124 American military fatalities in Afghanistan. (http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/09/us/suicides-eclipse-war-deaths-for-us-troops.html?_r=0)
Watch the following video highlighting the ongoing struggle of a Navy Captain suffering from depression. He sheds light on how he almost committed suicide because of the stigma of mental illness in the military.
Military Stigma: Battling Mental Illness in the Military https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v5WW-cqzgeM
Answer the following questions in your initial post:
- To what extent does stigma play a role in whether military members seek mental health care? What other factors are involved?
- What role, if any, does post-traumatic stress disorder play in the rising rates of suicide among military members?
- How would you distinguish between feelings of sadness versus the clinical signs of depression? Propose strategies that individuals, the military, and society as a whole can use to reduce the stigma of mental illness among military personnel. THIS IS 3 DIFFERENT QUESTIONS THAT DONT RELATE TO EACH OTHER EACH ANSWER SHOULD BE 200 WORDS. 1 REFERENCE SHOULD BE CITED INSIDE EACH QUESTIONS AND THERE SHOULD BE REFERNCE AND A LINK FOR EACH QUESTION. PLEASE USE ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED TO ANSWER THE QUESTION.