AffiliationUniversity College Chester ; Cardiff University ; Cardiff University ; University of Glamorgan ; Cardiff University
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AbstractThis article discusses causes of stress amongst UK mental health social workers. Possible sources of stress were reported as role conflict, role ambiguity and fulfilling statutory responsibilities. Burnout was related to workload, degree of involvement with patients, lack of social support and role conflict.
CitationInternational Social Work, 2005, 48(2), pp. 201-211
JournalInternational Social Work
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SponsorsThis article was submitted to the RAE2008 for the University of Chester - Social Work and Social Policy & Adminstration.