Dr. Andrew Gallucci worked on Burnout in Athletic Training as part of his doctoral studies.
This podcast was a live recording at the Trinty Sports Medicine Symposium 2022.
The YouTube video is of the live presentation.
Burnout can be Emotional or Physical, or both
Some signs and symptoms of burnout
- Waking up tired after a full night of sleep
Increased exhaustion leads to increased medical errors
It is important to recognize, address, set boundaries, and seek support when you feel like you are experiencing burnout.
Some Athletic Trainers will not speak up, but if you are already planning on leaving the location or profession then why not have the conversation.
A few tips:
- Set do not disturb on your phone
- Set lock out timers on your email
- Delete email from your phone
- Have seperate devices for checking email and phone calls
Thank You Shawn Ready and the Trinity Sports Medicine Team
Andrew Gallucci – Andrew_Gallucci@baylor.edu
These people LOVE ATs and help the SMB pay the bills:
Frio Hydration – Superior Hydration products.
MioTech – meeting all of your sports medicine supply needs
PhysicalTherapy.com – use promo code “1FREECOURSE” to start for free
Donate and get some swag (like Patreon but for the school)
DragonflyMax – one-stop EMR
HOIST – no matter your reason for dehydration DRINK HOIST
MedBridge Education – Use “TheSMB” to save some, be entered in a drawing for a second-year free, and support the podcast.
Marc Pro – Use “THESMB” to recover better.