Career Counseling Self-Care and Burnout Prevention

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"This article provides a developmental framework for assisting career counselors to avoid depleted caring while prolonging their professional longevity. The model of self-care includes recognizing the hazards of "high touch" work, such as limited resources and constant one-way caring. Also addressed are specific means of professional and personal sustenance, such as maximizing experiences of professional success and balancing personal wellness throughout one’s career."

Why I recommend:  This article does an excellent job explaining the pitfalls of being a career counselor/Advisor and how to increase our resilience in the profession through self-care.