Welcome back! These articles will to help you ride the re-entry and reverse culture shock rollercoaster. Be sure to join our Re-Entry Relaunchers Unite! group on Facebook for upbeat, action-oriented reflection and support as you create a global life you love at home and abroad and find your next global adventure!
It’s Re-Entry Reality Monday! This week’s interview is with Carrie Niesen, SPS’s Re-Entry Reality Intern. Carrie has not only experienced re-entry, she wrote her Master’s Thesis about it! You’ll get to hear more about re-entry from Carrie in our March 12 Re-Entry Reality virtual event.
It’s Re-Entry Reality Monday! Leslie Forman is the perfect example of someone who has re-launched themselves after being abroad – twice. In this podcast, Leslie talks about her re-entry experiences after living in Chile and China, shares a simple strategy she used to survive reverse culture shock, and describes the importance of acknowledging how you’ve changed as you re-negotiate life back home.