Ep #4 | My Re-Entry After Abroad Story & Why I Started SPS

Hey Re-entry Relaunchers! Here’s Episode 4 of the Re-Entry Relaunch Podcast. Each week I share quick tips and insightful interviews to inspire you as you find your next global adventure after being abroad.

Today I’m sharing my re-entry story, to give you some insight into why I started SPS. In this 6-minute episode, I share:

  • What scared me about going home after being abroad
  • The one thing I couldn’t stop thinking about after returning “home”
  • Why I initially thought I was winning at re-entry
  • What I got wrong about re-entry
  • How unresolved re-entry affected my relationships, career decisions, and general happiness
  • Why my #1 coping strategy stopped working
  • The questions I started asking myself
  • How I made peace with re-entry and why I no longer dread it
  • Why I started SPS

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About the Author: Cate Brubaker

Dr. Cate Brubaker is a re-entry/repatriation coach, consultant, and author of the Re-Entry Roadmap creative workbook and the Study Abroad Re-entry Toolkit. Cate has lived in Germany, worked and traveled in 36 countries on four continents, and has helped all kinds of globetrotters successfully navigate global transitions for over 20 years.

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