What are some of the red flags to watch for when thinking about personal exhaustion and burnout? At TEDxSHMS, Frédéric Meuwly says one must adopt a "Welcoming Disruption" mindset to help recognize triggers to burnout.
In a "Thriving in Science" lecture at U.C. Berkeley, Professor Christina Maslach from the Department of Psychology at Berkeley presents "Understanding Burnout."
How to Find and Live Your Calling
Do you consider your work to be your calling? Dr. Bryan Dik, associate professor of psychology at Colorado State University, says this somewhat antiquated idea is making a comeback in society. The number of empirical studies on work as a column has grown tenfold in the last decade.
The Edge of Compassion
Sustaining compassion and empathy towards others can be a challenge. Françoise Mathieu, a registered psychotherapist and compassion fatigue specialist, give some ways one can "find the right balance between caring for others while staying healthy and empathic."