An Assessment of Burnout in Human Service Providers

Gomez, Janice S.; Michaelis, Ron C.
January 1995
Journal of Rehabilitation;Jan-Mar95, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p23
Academic Journal
Compares burnout among human service providers employed by the Department of Social Services, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and Goodwill Industries in the United States. Utilization of the Maslach Burnout Inventory (MBI); Results of the comparison.


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