Occupational Wellness suggests the importance of preparing for work in which you will gain personal satisfaction and find enrichment in life through your chose career path. The focus of occupational wellness is on an individual’s attitude towards work. It is important to contribute your unique gifts, talents, and experiences to work that is personally meaningful and rewarding to you. Occupational wellness can be achieved through placing value in not only your success within the workplace but also the group’s success as a whole. It is important to become involved in activities at work that are both paid and unpaid and that develop you as an employee in a positive way, and that contribute the groups end goal. It is also important to develop functional, transferable skills throughout structured involvement opportunities within the work place.
Sources: Fit and Well Core Concepts and Labs in Physical Fitness and Wellness, By Fahey, Insel and Roth http://www.definitionofwellness.com/index.html