The main objective of this work was to carry out an analysis of the scientific production on the theme "Personal relationships and work overload", through the use of bibliometric tools. A search of the Scopus abstract database has been performed, retrieving all documents published from 1974 to 2023. Descriptive analyses, correlation, thematic maps, and co-citation networks were carried out, which were developed with the use of statistical programs such as Rstudio and Excel. The results found indicate that 83% were journal articles, the most productive year at the level of academic works was 2022 with 209 documents, in terms of production by country, the United States was the one that contributed the most with 1452, the authors with the highest h index were Cooper C.L. and De White H. with a score of 7 and finally the most frequent terms and words were Workload, stress, Bournout, mental workload and work engagement, just to mention the most relevant.