- Work-related Stress in Vocational Rehabilitation Settings:Difference in the Relationship between Expected and Actual Supervision
This study examined work-related stress concerning the difference in the relationship of expected supervision andactual supervision in a sample of 429 vocational rehabilitation service personnel in Japan. Cluster analysis wasconducted on the total scores of expected supervision and actual supervision, which are classified into 4 groups.Using the Kruskal-Wallis test, we examined whether there were significant differences in work-related stress amongthe 4 groups of the vocational rehabilitation service personnel. We found that the group that is high in both expectedsupervision and actual supervision (group 1) was higher in spirit and experienced lower feelings of frustration anddepression than both the group that is low in both expected supervision and actual supervision (group 3) and thegroup with high expected supervision and low actual supervision (group 4). The findings of the study can be used toinform actual implementation of quality vocational rehabilitation supervision services in Japan.
- 技能科学研究，36 巻，4 号 2019
技能科学研究，36 巻，4 号 2019 36 (4), 9-18, 2020-03