This chapter discusses recent changes in the workplace which have resulted in greater sources of stress for workers. Burnout is defined and distinguished from low morale, depression and stress. A consideration follows on how burnout manifests itself in terms of changes in behavior, feelings, thinking and physical and mental health.
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
Fourth Edition (DSM-IV)
International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems
10th Revision (ICD-10)
changes in feelings
changes in health
changes in thinking
changes in behavior
Over the last several decades, profound changes have occurred in ...