Work Stress and Burnout: What They Are and How to Manage Them

Presented by Mary Moeller, M.A.

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Course Description

This course will discuss stress and burnout in terms of what they are, how they happen, what impacts they have on work performance and satisfaction, and how to address them. This course will also apply the concepts of work stress and burnout as they relate to the COVID-19 pandemic, which has exacerbated symptoms of burnout […]
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Meet Your Presenter

Mary Moeller, M.A. is a doctoral candidate in clinical psychology at Bowling Green State University and a psychology intern at the Milwaukee VA Medical Center. Through both her research and clinical work, she has developed a passion for working with medical staff and helping reduce burnout and job-related stress so that they may be healthier and better serve the patients they care for.


  • This program is offered for .1 ASHA CEUs, (Introductory Level; Related Area).

Course Details

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Define work stress and burnout.
  2. Identify the multi-factorial contributors toward burnout on both an individual and systemic level.
  3. List 3 ways to reduce feelings of work-related stress and burnout in their own lives.
  4. Define burnout as it relates to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Time-ordered Agenda

  • 0:00 - Overview of work-related stress and burnout
  • 0:10 - Causes and factors related to stress and burnout, both at an individual and systemic level
  • 0:25 - Ways to reduce stress and burnout; coping skills participants can use at work and at home
  • 0:45 - Stress and burnout as they relate to COVID-19 and how to manage those symptoms as effectively as possible
  • 0:55 - Q/A
  • 1:00 - End course + quiz

Instructional Level

Information is geared to practitioners with little or no knowledge of the subject matter. Focus is on providing general introductory information.

Target Audience

Physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and speech-language pathologists.

Live Course Information

This course will be presented on the Zoom platform. High-speed internet connection is required.

Recorded Course Information

The course will be available for CEUs until January 21, 2025.

Instructor Financial Disclosures

  • Presenter is being paid by Therapy Insights to prepare and present this course.
  • Presenter is employed at Bowling Green State University and Milwaukee VAMC.

Instructor Non-financial Disclosures

  • None.

Certificates of Completion

Once the exam is completed and you have provided feedback about the course, you will receive an emailed certificate of completion with course title, course instructor name/title, learning objectives, your name, your license number (if desired), and a confirmation from the CE Task Force director confirming completion of course. If your state licensing board requires specific records of course participation (all licensing boards are different), please email us and we will provide the documentation.

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