Burnout is a syndrome involving a state of emotional, physical, and mental exhaustion caused by excessive and prolonged stress. It is a hazard that professionals should really keep a close eye out for, but it is often neglected because of the high achieving attitude, that assumes our body and mind can bare all.
In this event Prof. Margot Ernst neuropharmacologist talked about the pitfalls of treating burnout with anxiolytic drugs such as Xanax and Valium and her research on GABA-A receptors and Mag. Rok Habjan, univ. dipl. iur psychoanalyst what burnout is, how to recognise and what help to get, when it hits. Finally, Meemo-tec who provided insights into their journey, from digitising evident diagnostic and treatment strategies to acquiring reliable patient data over autonomously detecting changes in mental health towards the future of predicting impending illness.