Resource topic: Individual Strategies
Addressing Physician Burnout: A Way Forward

The author briefly discusses the potential negative personal and professional repercussions of physician burnout. The article elaborates on the necessity of change...

Opinion Piece/Short Communication
The Well-Being of Physicians

Physician distress often spills over into their personal lives and manifests itself into depression, anxiety, substance abuse, divorce, broken relationships, and...

Peer-Reviewed Literature
Executive Summary: Transforming Moral Distress into Moral Resilience in Nursing

A collaborative project developed by the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics, the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, the American Journal of Nursing, and the...

Peer-Reviewed Literature
How to Recognize Burnout Before You’re Burned Out

This New York Times article sheds light on the prevalence of occupational stress and burnout in many industries beyond healthcare, law enforcement, social workers,...

Article
A Roadmap to Decreasing Clinician Burnout

In this article, published in Hospitals and Health Networks, Ronald A. Paulus and David R. Strand, present a road map for decreasing clinician burnout based on...

Article
Minds “At Attention”: Mindfulness Training Curbs Attentional Lapses in Military Cohorts

This study, published in the Public Library of Science, investigated the impact of mindfulness training program (MT) on attentional performance lapses in military...

Peer-Reviewed Literature
Short-Form Mindfulness Training Protects Against Working Memory Degradation over High-Demand Intervals

Periods of intensive demands are shown to compromise working memory (WM) and increase susceptibility to distraction. Published in the Journal of Cognitive...

Peer-Reviewed Literature
Risk Considerations for Suicidal Physicians

This news article, published in Clinical Psychiatry News, discusses how 10-15% of suicidal physicians seek no help and receive no treatment. Furthermore, it...

Article
Physician burnout: can we make a difference together?

In the following study, 74 physicians participated in 19 biweekly discussion groups, incorporating elements of mindfulness, reflection, shared experiences, and...

Briefs and Summaries
Physician burnout: contributors, consequences and solutions

The following article, published in the Journal of Internal Medicine, explores the burnout epidemic among physicians. Drivers of this epidemic are largely rooted...

Article