Two years after a job loss: long-term impact of the JOBS program on reemployment and mental health.

  title={Two years after a job loss: long-term impact of the JOBS program on reemployment and mental health.},
  author={Amiram D. Vinokur and Yaacov Schul and Jukka Vuori and Richard H. Price},
  journal={Journal of occupational health psychology},
  volume={5 1},
Analyses of data from a randomized field experiment with 1,801 participants (A.D. Vinokur, R.H. Price. & Y.Schul, 1995) examined the long-term effects of a job-search workshop (JOBS) and the independent effects of demographic and psychological factors on reemployment and mental health outcomes. Two years after the JOBS workshop, the experimental group had significantly higher levels of reemployment and monthly income, lower levels of depressive symptoms, lower likelihood of experiencing a major… CONTINUE READING


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