Journalism & Mental Health – secondary stress and burnout (Pt. 2)


Whilst the first post in this series primarily looked at PTSD in conflict journalists, attention now turns to two widespread and more common mental health challenges; secondary stress and burnout. Not all journalists report from conflict zones. Fewer still do so exclusively wearing Hollywood-esque battered chinos and artfully unbuttoned light blue cotton shirts (although there are compelling...

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This is my new corner of the digital world. I’m not completely sure what I will build here; undoubtedly it will resemble a collection of random sheds in a garden, rather than Justo Gallego’s cathedral. Nonetheless, this post represents the first, tentatively-laid stone. Despite having a number of websites over the past umpteen years – a necessary evil of freelance self-promotion...

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