Articles & Research Abstracts
Insufficient sleep predicts clinical burnout
|Publication Date||April 2012|
|Author||Marie Söderström, Kerstin Jeding, Mirjam Ekstedt, Aleksander Perski, and Torbjörn Åkerstedt|
|Source||Journal of Occupational Health Psychology|
|Source Type||Journal Article|
The current article focuses on the relationship between insufficient sleep and clinical levels of burnout. The results indicated that having less than 6 hours of sleep was a major risk factor for burnout. Preoccupation with thoughts of work during leisure time and high work demands were also important risk factors for burnout.
|Keywords||insufficient sleep, burnout, work demands, rumination|
Söderström, M., Jeding, K., Ekstedt, M., Perski, A., & Åkerstedt, T. (2012). Insufficient sleep predicts clinical burnout. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, 17(2), 175-183.