Women leaders often experience symptoms of depression

American scientists from the University of Texas at study proved leadership positions have a negative impact on the psyche of women. In some cases, this work leads to a depressive state.

Only the researchers analyzed the relationship between position and mental state and 2800 volunteers. It turned out that women leaders in the middle failed to cope with the tasks, most were in the center of a work conflict, had a troubled relationship with subordinates.

Each individual factor in high-ranking positions - specific stress. When its amount exceeds the limit, symptoms of depression: fatigue, irritability, nervousness, sleep problems.

Scientists suggest that women, understanding that the steering operation is not for them to go down one or two steps up the career ladder to maintain their mental health.

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If such work does not interfere with or like person meaning in career no limit.

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