Newsletter Issue 1: Information about ISMA (UK)
The International Stress Management Association[UK] ISMAUK is a registered charity and the lead professional body for workplace and personal Stress Management, Wellbeing and Performance. ISMA promotes sound knowledge and best practice, nationally and internationally.
ISMA activities include Stress Management training accreditation, national and regional events plus CPD for members including professional updates. Our charitable work also encompasses the promotion and organisation of National Stress Awareness Day that has been held every year in November, for the last 18 years.
The role of ISMA since its establishment over 30 years ago is to:
- Raise the profile of stress-related issues both in the home and workplace
- Combat the stigma often associated with personal stress
- Change attitudes towards the management of stress in the world of work
Through the register of professional practitioners, ISMA (UK) offers support in the form of training courses and coaching both to individuals as well as to commerce and industry.