U.K. Psychologist on Workplace Bullying

Leslie Taylor, personal coach and host of the blog Healing the Workplace, writes about the work of U.K. psychologist Noreen Tehrani, who has written extensively on workplace bullying.  Unfortunately, Tehrani’s works on bullying are not readily available in the U.S., but Taylor provides a nice summary along with her own commentary.  Here’s a sampling:

Noreen also writes about INSTITUTIONALIZED BULLYING which is condoned by an organization by allowing the following:

  • autocratic management styles
  • work overload
  • role confusion
  • a blame culture
  • unresolved conflict tolerating (or even promoting) aggressive behavior because it is believed to get results

Full post: http://healingtheworkplace.wordpress.com/2009/04/25/stop-bullying-at-work-thoughts-from-a-psychologist/

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