Multiple sclerosis MS is a neurological disorder which affectsmany of the working population. People who have it may be successfulworkers for a full lifetime. Others are forced to give up work.Counselling can not only help people who themselves are struggling withthe unpredictable and disturbing symptoms of MS, but also theircolleagues and families. The article addresses issues for employees withMS and issues raised for a counsellor in the workplace. These includesymptoms issues of control emotional reactions of people with MS andthose around them questions of behaviour work anxieties concealmentof MS the symbolism of MS and of losing work practical issues andfurther resources.
Employee Counselling Today – Emerald Publishing
Published: Jan 1, 1991