Holistic providers, CAMs, and all health & wellness professionals are vulnerable to burnout. Just last year, the Mayo Clinic published a shocking study that found burnout rates among health & wellness practitioners exceeded 50%. It too, like the previous study, showed how the problem is significantly getting worse.
There are many, many more studies corroborating these findings, but I think you get the point. The sad reality tells us that burnout rates in our profession have become a full-blown epidemic.
But what exactly is burnout? What are its symptoms and impacts? Lastly, what are the best ways of overcoming burnout in a practice and transitioning to a successful life? The