Stress management and burnout: be accompanied by a professional
Stress Management, burnout and depression
Written by Heidi Renner, Medically Reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
High stress levels from events such as losing a job or the end of a relationship can lead to depression. However, not everyone who is dealing with these situations becomes depressed. There are possible biological factors behind why one person facing a stressful circumstance ends up depressed while another doesn’t.