TITLE

At Both Ends Ends of the Candle

AUTHOR(S)
Puterbaugh, Dolores T.
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
USA Today Magazine;Mar2013, Vol. 141 Issue 2814, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the causes for mental depression. He presents the theory of 'burnout,' which refers to a situation when a person is frustrated due to several factors like overcommitment, lack of balance, or any other problem related with some aspect of life. Symptoms of depression include, loss of interest in activities that used be fun earlier, detachment from the society, and irritation.
ACCESSION #
87638294

 

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