Burnout Resistance Resources

Building a Burnout Resistant Campus Day is November 12, 2021

Online registration opens September 14. Seating is limited.

Bearkats Overcoming Burnout

Burnout at work happens, and it happens on our campus. But, how do we avoid it and overcome it?

Dr. Aneika Simmons, in association with her Faculty Administrative Fellowship with the Office of the Provost, has conducted research about burnout at Sam Houston State University. That research has culminated into Building a Burnout Resistant Campus Day on Friday, November 12.

Join Dr. Simmons, along with nationally acclaimed speakers Valerie Burton and Anne Grady, as they share about how to mitigate the effects of stress and avoid burnout. This conference provides an opportunity for faculty and staff to learn about burnout and get the tools needed to overcome and build resiliency in the face of adversity. Learn more about the day’s events and register here.

While you will gain useful concepts and techniques to defeat burnout during the Building a Burnout Resistant Campus Day, we want to empower you with additional tools that will continue to assist you. Scroll down to learn more about helpful internal and external resources.

Together, let’s work to make SHSU a burnout-resistant campus.

The hashtags for this event are #shsuburnout #shsuresilience.

Internal Resources

A short list of SHSU-provided or sponsored resources helpful for you or in referring your students. Please note that some of these resources will require you to log in to your SHSU account.

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Talent Management Access

Directions: Once in Talent Management, type "burnout" in the search bar for a list of available training & resources.

External Resources

A short list of potential resources outside SHSU; please note that some of these may require a separate account or access/login procedure.

Faculty Administrative Fellowship Program

The Faculty Administrative Fellowship Program, within the Office of the Provost, provides an opportunity for tenured faculty members who are interested in enhancing their university leadership skills to increase awareness of the operational capacities of Academic Affairs and to assist the Office of the Provost with current or emerging issues that impact the University. The Building a Burnout Resistant Campus Day is a result of Dr. Aneika Simmons’s research and efforts surrounding her 2021 fellowship.

Ideas for additional resources to share? Please email Dr. Aneika Simmons