Research - Clinician/Staff Level

Burnout, characterized by high levels of emotional exhaustion, depersonalization (negative or cynical attitudes about patients), and a diminished sense of personal achievement, is very common among mental healthcare providers.

Health care providers, particularly those who work in the mental health field, are at high risk for experiencing burnout – high levels of emotional exhaustion, cynical attitudes towards consumers of services, and a reduced sense of personal accomplishment.

We will recruit 180 mental health staff and randomize participants to intervention or control group and conduct follow-up online surveys at baseline, 6 weeks post-training day, and 6-months post-training day.

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2 scientists collaborating on work for Psychology

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