Preventing Professional Burnout: Putting Wellness Research into Action with Erri C. Hewitt, PhD
Professional burnout is common in academic settings with prevalence estimates often higher for women compared to men and ranging from 20% to 50% of workers. This seminar puts into action core tenants of the theories and research on professional burnout and wellness, particularly in academic and medical settings. Empirical research on professional burnout and wellness will be reviewed with an emphasis on practical applications. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in hands-on learning activities to help them to assess their symptoms of professional burnout as well as their strengths and areas of resilience. Participants will also be provided with additional tools and resources, both online and in the Madison area, that they can use beyond this seminar to enhance their wellbeing.Career & Professional Development.