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The Importance of Wellness in the Workplace

Individual and community well-being are inherently connected, so it is vitally important that workplaces be places of wellness for their employees.  The ALA-APA is an organization dedicated to promoting the mutual professional interests of librarians and other library workers, so it has a distinct interest in helping library workers address their own wellness and the wellness of their libraries.

Wellness is an active and lifelong process, involving positive decision-making and finding balance between many priorities.  It is tied to awareness and to making choices that lead to being happier, healthier, and more fulfilled. The resources on this website are here to help you better your personal wellness in the 8 dimensions. Click on one of the buttons below to get started.

Emotional workplace wellness Environmental workplace wellness Financial workplace wellness
Intellectual workplace wellness Occupational workplace wellness Physical workplace wellness
Spiritual workplace wellness Social Workplace Wellness