Essays Tagged: "Burnout"

Policy paper. Justice for Teachers

of State Senator Jeff Wentworth).Unfortunately, money can make the difference betweenmediocrity and burnout of teaching or exemplary teaching performance andaccomplishment. Do teachers need be paid on ...

(8 pages) 381 2 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Stress Management Outline

ty5. Personality hardinessIII. Consequences of StressA. Physiological and Psychological ResponsesB. BurnoutIV. Stress ManagementA. OccupationalB. Personal1. Alternative techniques2. Exercise3. Nutrition

(1 pages) 190 0 3.5 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Psychology; Stress and it's Impact on Health.

l be concerned with here.The major sources of stress are: life changes, chronic stressors, hassles, burnout, frustration and conflict. Each of these stressors has a specific definition; life changes a ... living that seem to stack up. Chronically stressful and emotionally draining situations can lead to burnout, frustration is typically blocked goals, and conflict is being forced to decide between two ...

(2 pages) 260 2 4.4 Jul/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Why Are Interns Blue? This paper is a reflection on Robert Marion's book, "The Intern Blues."

ns who participated in a study developed by the University of Washington reported suffering from a "burnout" and almost one-half of those admitted to giving less-than-ideal care as a result. Interns a ... erns will have to suffice.References:Associated Press, The. (2002, March 4). Survey: residents say `burnout' affects attention to patients. Retrieved March 21, 2004 from the World Wide Web: http://www ...

(4 pages) 43 0 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Social Work Services: How to Lower Chronically High Turnover Rates and Prevent Worker Burnout

ations and a reference page.----------------------------------------------AbstractHigh turnover and burnout rates of social workers have been a problem for a long time. Social workers burn out from la ... orking hours. While many social workers are very committed to their job, review of literature shows burnout directly relates to a lack of organizational and professional commitment, lack of social sup ...

(6 pages) 183 0 4.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

French Revolution Notes

Towards the republic 'one and indivisible': 1791- 1793Phase 4- 'The Terror', from onset to burnout: 1793-95What was the people's will? What is the aim of a constitutional government? Is it to ... Louis XVI's attempt to escape Paris. Louis was executed in 1793.Phase 4- The Terror! From onset to burnout.New elections were called. Robespierre lead the revolution in to a series of massacres in Ce ...

(2 pages) 38 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

STRESS - in the work place

kes workers who spend their lives in coal mines. Radiation affects nuclear-power-plant workers. Job burnout, on the other hand, is not a job specific hazard. It can devastate the lives of college prof ... bert L. Veninga and James P. Spradley in the book 'the Work stress connection (how to cope with job burnout)'1.0 IntroductionI agree with their findings, work plays a powerful role in people's lives a ...

(10 pages) 203 0 4.7 Jul/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Pike's Fish Market Case Study.

ther words, help one another cope. Being there is also a way to practice wholeheartedness and fight burnout - after all, it's the half-hearted tasks performed while juggling other things that wear out ...

(2 pages) 34 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Nursing Shortage

tion with other career opportunities. These factors include: work demands increasing and leading to burnout, increased complexity of work, not having enough time. Certainly in the past nursing, as por ...

(3 pages) 103 0 4.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Resident physician stress and

Resident Physician Stress and Burnout Resident physicians are in the most stressful stage of their medical career. Normal stress m ... h is thought to achieve a critical level at some point. This abnormal stress level can then lead to burnout; burnout can lead to impairment. Both professional and personal stresses make huge demands o ... eath them, that the doctor's personal and family life come second after the practice of medicine." "Burnout is a cumulative process leading to emotional exhaustion and withdraw," says John-Henry Pfiff ...

(5 pages) 18 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine


n actually decrease overall performance. Experts believe the hidden effects of employee boredom and burnout are costing American firms uncalculated billions of dollars each year in lost productivity, ... pe it affects a high percentage of the employees. Determining what is causing workplace boredom and burnout will ultimately be very difficult. A major restructuring of policies, management values, and ...

(12 pages) 45 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Book review: Help for the Helper

In Help for the Helper, the author aims at clarifying concepts such as burnout and distress. The importance of self-care is emphasized throughout the book. A major compone ... zing the different techniques available in order to manage my arousal level and especially to avoid burnout. Going to school full time, supporting a family, and still working forty hours a week, is a ... ge their reactions, compliance, and resistance to compassion fatigue, vicarious traumatization, and burnout. A series of muscular exercises are also listed in the chapter as a form of body awareness p ...

(4 pages) 466 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

PTSD Among Police Officers

The two articles I chose focus on burnout and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among police officers. They were articles written ... D) among police officers. They were articles written about Dutch and Swedish officers. The study of burnout among police officers is a subject that little research has been done on. Burnout is compris ... prolonged exposure to the stress of work. (Kop, N., Euwema, M., Schaufeli, W. 1999). The subject of burnout in general has been well researched among teacher, nurses, doctors and social workers (Kop, ...

(2 pages) 28 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Discuss some of the obstacles that can hold social workers back, in their efforts to achieve and maintain good practice.

ress’”. (p.8)When stress levels occur over prolonged periods of time it can lead to ‘burnout’. Burnout is a state of physical and emotional exhaustion leading to feelings of powerl ... tment and failure to provide an adequate service. (Thompson et al, 1998)Maslach & Leiter define burnout as:“The index of the dislocation between what people are and what they have to do. It r ...

(4 pages) 30 0 0.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Causes and Prevention of Burnout in Human Services Staff

Burnout can affect people in a multitude of ways and in all careers. Burnout is a compilation of str ... s building until an individual becomes disillusioned with his or her career. The feelings of worker burnout can cause organizations to experience a high turn-over rate or employees taking an unusual a ... ver rate or employees taking an unusual amount of sick days. This essay will explore some causes of burnout and methods that can help avoid burnout in human service organizations. This paper will also ...

(5 pages) 75 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

company analysis

ones to cope with the reaction, and balance the body, lowering the level of stressors.Symptoms "The Burnout"When having a lot of stress, there is a point when you hit the burnout stage, its one of maj ... t of stress, there is a point when you hit the burnout stage, its one of major problems for stress. Burnout is when you can't take it anymore, being physical exhausted, emotional, and metal responses ...

(5 pages) 2 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Causes and Prevention in Human Service Worker- Explain burnout, causes of burnout, methods to prevent burnout, personal reaction

Causes and Prevention of Burnout in Human Services Staff PaperCauses and Prevention of Burnout in Human Services Staff PaperJ ... ompetitive market is learning that there is an increased need for high commitment and low levels of burnout in order to achieve the organization's vision and mission while fostering low employee turno ... tisfaction. Employer's need to improve in areas such as, identifying factors and methods that cause burnout, and having managers take a proactive role to assist in prevention of burnout. The individua ...

(5 pages) 0 0 0.0 Aug/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders