Journal of Counselor Preparation and Supervision

Document Type



burnout, workaholism, grit, academic entitlement, graduate students

Subject Area

Clinical Supervision, Counselor Education


We investigated the relationship between workaholism tendencies, academic entitlement, and grit on burnout for graduate student counselors (n = 113). Workaholism was the most significant predictor of burnout, with approximately 30% of participants illustrating these tendencies. We conclude with a discussion of future research and implications for the counseling field.



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