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The article describes a program of research aimed at unraveling the nature of the relationship of job-related burnout to depression. The research tends to show that burnout symptoms are depressive symptoms and what is termed a state of burnout often reflects an episode of depression.


Schonfeld, I. S. (2019). A program of research on burnout-depression overlap. Newsletter of the Society for Occupational Health Psychology, 21, 14-17.



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