Self-Reliance in Disaster Recovery: A Systematic Literature Review 1990-2019.
MetadataShow full item record
Reproduced with permission from the publisher.
Community and governmental agencies often address disaster recovery and resilience. However, few studies focus on how to achieve self-reliance and use the psychological resources within to be adaptive and resilient in disaster recovery. This systematic literature review explores models of self-reliance in disaster recovery and resilience in order to (1) identify the range of publications on the topic in the literature, and (2) to identify the range of constituent elements that have been proposed as contributing to the idea of self-reliance and self-help as a subset of individual psychological and trait resilience in disaster recovery contexts. The systematic literature review found three elements of individual resilience in the study: faith, religious practices, and psychological capital, all of which may contribute to self-reliance and self-help as a subset of individual psychological and trait resilience in disaster recovery. The findings of this study may assist with utilizing strengths that can improve the activation of individual response and resilience in disaster recovery contexts.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Exploring environmental factors in nursing workplaces that promote psychological resilience: Constructing a unified theoretical modelCusack, L.; Smith, M.; Hegney, D.; Rees, Clare; Breen, Lauren; Witt, R.; Rogers, C.; Williams, A.; Cross, W.; Cheung, K. (2016)Building nurses' resilience to complex and stressful practice environments is necessary to keep skilled nurses in the workplace and ensuring safe patient care. A unified theoretical framework titled Health Services Workplace ...
Understanding individual resilience in the workplace: The international collaboration of workforce resilience modelRees, Clare; Breen, Lauren; Cusack, L.; Hegney, Desley (2015)When not managed effectively, high levels of workplace stress can lead to several negative personal and performance outcomes. Some professional groups work in highly stressful settings and are therefore particularly at ...
Corporate investor confidence in the aftermath of a mega natural disaster: An empirical study of the 2008 Wenchuan earthquakeWang, A.; Marinova, Dora ; Wang, F.; Wei, J. (2020)Previous studies show that extreme disasters, such as earthquakes, have enormous impacts on individual and organizational behavior, including self-protection. While such experience is important for risk control processes, ...