Thank you for taking this survey. Your individual responses will be completely anonymous, and will be used to create anonymised reports helping to identify ways to improve the physical, social and mental wellbeing of employees in your organisation.
Please note that your anonymised responses may be used to improve how we score the work positive survey or to conduct research on employee wellbeing within the workplace. No individual survey respondent or company will be identifiable during this activity.
Your wellbeing (part 1)
The following statements have been designed by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to find out your current state of wellbeing. Please indicate for each of the five statements which response is closest to how you have been feeling over the last two weeks.
© Psychiatric Research Unit, WHO Collaborating Center for Mental Health, Frederiksborg General Hospital, DK-3400 Hillerød
Your wellbeing (part 2)
Over the last 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by the following problems?
Exposure to Critical Incidents
A Critical Incident has been defined by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as an event out of the range of normal experience, one that is sudden and unexpected, makes you lose control, involves the perception of a threat to life and can include elements of physical or emotional loss’.
Reflecting back over the last twelve months:
Please indicate the number of incidents that involved the following:
- Witnessed – to see, hear (an event/critical incident), or know by personal presence and perception
- Injury – includes any disease and any impairment of a person’s physical or mental condition, including minor injuries. Bodily injury includes accidental bodily injury, death, disease, illness, mental injury, mental anguish or shock.
- An adverse event is an incident where a patient/ client/ service user had an unexpected outcome due to unforeseen circumstances or due to an error in the delivery of their care.
- An unusually long period of time – spent longer than normal or necessary at scene with a patient/service use due to circumstances out of your control
- A peer is someone from the same profession, who shares a similar background as the group members and who is trained to provide an empathic listening ear; low level psychological support to their colleagues and facilitate pathways to professional help (i.e. EAP, Occupational health).
Based on the incident that was most stressful for you within the last twelve months - did any of the following apply: