STAFFING THEORY By N., Sam M.S. - 142 the perspective that results from working in a place that is overstaffed or understaffed. The formal name of this theory was manning theory. STAFFING THEORY: "Staffing theory deals with staffing levels in the work place." Related Psychology Terms Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams Identifying Relevant Theories and Models Counselor and Client Safety CHILD PSYCHIATRY EMOTION (Theories) Selecting a Diagnosis Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population HEARING MENTAL HEALTH AND ECONOMIC LEVEL Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "STAFFING THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/staffing-theory/ (accessed February 1, 2023).