SupportNet: A Randomized Controlled Trial for Military Behavioral Health Burnout

  • Kotaro Shoji
  • Charles C. Benight
  • Shaun Stearns


This chapter reviews the randomized controlled trial we conducted to evaluate our intervention program. Analysis of the literature on web-based and coaching interventions for burnout and STS in mental health providers is offered. We review challenges in the implementation of the research. Overall results suggest the web-support system plus coaching was effective in reducing aspects of burnout at post-test and at follow-up. Important research comparisons with other interventions for burnout are offered. Finally, this chapter closes with clinical and practical implications that are highlighted based on our results.


Randomized controlled trial Web-support system Burnout Meta-analysis Military mental health provider 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kotaro Shoji
    • 1
  • Charles C. Benight
    • 1
  • Shaun Stearns
    • 1
  1. 1.University of ColoradoColorado Springs, COUSA

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