A psychological perspective
The psychological concept of burnout refers to long-term exhaustion from, and diminished interest in, the work we do. It’s a phenomenon that most of us have some understanding of, even if we haven’t always been affected directly. Many people start their working lives full of energy and enthusiasm...
Published April 30th 2014 by Psychology Press
A Handbook of Essential Theory and Research
This book provides the most thorough view available on this new and intriguing dimension of workplace psychology, which is the basis of fulfilling, productive work. The book begins by defining work engagement, which has been described as ‘an opposite to burnout,’ following its development into a...
Published March 9th 2010 by Psychology Press
The consequences of ineffective coping are evident in the health of individuals and organisations. This book brings together a wealth of research and thinking about coping in occupational settings.Coping, Health and Organizations begins by looking at measurement of coping with stress. The...
Published December 8th 1999 by CRC Press