Simple Relaxation Techniques Prove Highly Effective in High-Stress Jobs (image) Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Share Print E-Mail Caption Researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center have found that training employees how to better manage high-pressure situations can lower stress levels considerably and reduce job burnout. For eight weeks, experts trained workers in a surgical intensive care unit how to use relaxation techniques to deal with on-the-job stress, and saw a dramatic improvement. Credit The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.