Special section: Burnout

News

01 Dec 2016
Helpguide.org lists a few tips to take charge of your life and and change the way you deal with problems in the workplace. Suggestions include creative methods to: identify the habits and factors that influence stress; replace unhealthy... Read more
22 Jun 2016
Have a little fun while working! Child Hub got a set of new website features, a game that helps your work. How does it do it exactly? Your interactions with the website are now rewarded. Each time you read an article, upload a file, help a fellow... Read more
10 Dec 2015
According to an American Psychological Association survey, 36 percent of workers has stated that they experience work stress regularly, while a study conducted by the National Institute for Occupational Health and Safety (NIOSH) indicated that... Read more

Learning

22 Feb 2018
Due to our relentlessly fast paced society and the many responsibilities we each carry, it is no wonder that  so many of us feel anxious and on intense “overload.”  This hour webinar will focus on the major psychological causes... Read more
05 Feb 2018
Mindfulness is essentially about being more aware and awake in every moment of your life. It is about intentionally paying attention to each moment, being fully engaged in whatever is happening around and within you, with an attitude of friendliness... Read more
03 Aug 2017
About the webinar: MHPSS.net will be hosting a Webinar "Aid Worker Wellbeing: The Duty to Care". Lynne Cripe and Olivier Nyssens will explore the important theme in humanitarian area of "Aid Worker... Read more

Library

05 Aug 2016
Despite the fact that all 28 members of the European Union have ratified the UNCRC, violence continues to blight the lives of millions of children across Europe. In this report the FRA (European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights) identifies... Read more
11 Mar 2016
The UNHCR Staff Well-Being Survey was launched by the Staff Welfare Section of the Staff Health and Welfare Service (SWS/SHWS) in May 2014. It was completed by 2,431 respondents, accounting for 21 % of UNHCR’s staff and its affiliate workforce... Read more
18 Dec 2015
This FRA publication examines the legislative and policy provisions available in the EU to protect children with disabilities from abuse. Evidence indicates that children with disabilities are considerably more at risk than non-disabled children.... Read more

Multimedia

05 Jul 2017
Why do people involved in humanitarian assistance burn at work? How to prevent this? Research results in this video. In the studio, Oksana Kosenko, manager of the organizational development of the NGO Forum in Ukraine, and Taras Brizovaty,... Read more
07 Dec 2016
Work-related burnout is on the rise in modern society due to increasing workloads, longer work hours, lack of sleep, and pressure to balance work, family and a social life. Find out whether you are at risk with this 15-minute test elaborated by... Read more
04 Feb 2016
Dr. Richard Fernandez, co-founder of Wisdom Labs, explains how mindfulness can increase attention and engagement at work, reduce stress and prevent burnout.

Burnout

The Journey from Compassion Fatigue to Compassion Satisfaction: Addressing Burnout With an Emphasis on the Self in Self-Care (CHILDHUB WEBINAR)
Date of publication: 2018
Due to our relentlessly fast paced society and the many responsibilities we each carry, it is no wonder that  so many of us feel anxious and on intense “overload.”  This hour webinar will focus on the major psychological causes of burnout and how
Aid Worker Wellbeing: The Duty to Care
Date of publication: 2017
About the webinar:
Burnout of NGO workers [Video]
Date of publication: 2017
Publisher: Hromadske Radio
Why do people involved in humanitarian assistance burn at work? How to prevent this? Research results in this video.
Test yourself for Burnout [Test]
Date of publication: 2016
Publisher: Psychology Today
Work-related burnout is on the rise in modern society due to increasing workloads, longer work hours, lack of sleep, and pressure to balance work, family and a social life.
Tips for Better Management of Your Stress
Date of publication: 2016
Helpguide.org lists a few tips to take charge of your life and and change the way you deal with problems in the workplace.
Violence against children with disabilities (Child Hub Summary)
Date of publication: 2016
Publisher: Child Protection Hub
Despite the fact that all 28 members of the European Union have ratified the UNCRC, violence continues to blight the lives of millions of children across Europe.
Child Hub membership getting more fun!
Date of publication: 2016
Have a little fun while working! Child Hub got a set of new website features, a game that helps your work.
Staff Well-Being and Mental Health in UNHCR
Date of publication: 2016
Publisher: UNHCR
The UNHCR Staff Well-Being Survey was launched by the Staff Welfare Section of the Staff Health and Welfare Service (SWS/SHWS) in May 2014. It was completed by 2,431 respondents, accounting for 21 % of UNHCR’s staff and its affiliate workforce.
Why Modern Workers Need Mindfulness (Video)
Date of publication: 2016
Publisher: Greater Good Science Center
Dr. Richard Fernandez, co-founder of Wisdom Labs, explains how mindfulness can increase attention and engagement at work, reduce stress and prevent burnout.
[Recording of a ChildHub Webinar] Emotional health of social workers
Date of publication: 2016
The most common knowledge is that people in the profession of helping others can only do so if they first take care of themselves. Yet all too often social workers ignore the tell-tale signs of emotional stress, or burnout.

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