Burnout & Compassion Fatigue

Posted September 3, 2020

Hamilton Health Sciences
COVID-19: Resilience Support Toolkit

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and beyond: micropractices for burnout prevention and emotional wellness.
Fessell, D., & Cherniss, C. (2020). Journal of the American College of Radiology, 17(6), 746-748.

Co-Creating a Thriving Human-Centered Health System in the Post-Covid-19 Era.
Wiser Amy, L., & DeVoe Jennifer, E. (2020). NEJM Catalyst Innovations in Care Delivery.

How To Set Boundaries At Work When It’s Hard (Especially When Remote)
Shane Snow, Forbes, April 13 2020

Morale, Mental Health, and Burnout in Remote Teams
The Holloway Guide to Remote Work
Katie Womersley and Juan Pablo Buriticá , Holloway, March 2020

Clinician Well-Being: Joy in Work
Ross, S., & Cipriano, P. (pp. 255-271).
from Advanced Practice Nursing Leadership: A Global Perspective, Hassmiller S., Pulcini J. (eds), Springer, Cham. (2020).

Neurosequential COVID-19 Stress, Distress and Trauma Series (videos)
Perry, B. (2020)

Executive leadership and physician well-being: nine organizational strategies to promote engagement and reduce burnout.
Shanafelt, T. D., & Noseworthy, J. H. (2017, January). Mayo Clinic Proceedings (Vol. 92, No. 1, pp. 129-146).

Professional dissonance and burnout in primary care: a qualitative study.
Agarwal, S. D., Pabo, E., Rozenblum, R., & Sherritt, K. M. (2020). JAMA Internal Medicine, 180(3), 395-401.

Beyond burnout: a physician wellness hierarchy designed to prioritize interventions at the systems level.
Shapiro, D. E., Duquette, C., Abbott, L. M., Babineau, T., Pearl, A., & Haidet, P. (2019). The American journal of medicine, 132(5), 556-563.
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Posted June 18, 2020

Burnout and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic: Intersection, Impact, and Interventions.


Posted May 7, 2020

Pacing Ourselves in a Pandemic: Slowing Down When I Should
Ontario Medical Association Physician Health Program (2020)

THE BASICS: Strategies for coping with stress and building personal resilience for physicians
Ontario Medical Association Physician Health Program (2017)

Helping Health Care Workers Cope with COVID-19-Related Trauma
Anxiety Canada (2020)

Managing stress & self-care during covid-19: information for nurses
American Psychiatric Nurses Association (2020)


Posted April 30, 2020

COVID-19 Resources for Compassion Fatigue and Secondary Trauma
TEND (offers training for high stress and/or trauma-exposed workplaces)

Brief Interventional Meditations (Hand hygiene, PPE doffing, box breathing)
Dr. Sarah Kim