Did you know that 47% of the American workforce is women? And up to 90% of women become mothers at some point in their lives? That all adds up to lots of folks taking maternity (or paternity!) leave at some point in the professional lives.
But it’s not always easy to manage the emotions around going back to work when maternity leave is over. Just like with every other aspect of becoming a parent – the struggles we might have are not always the ones we expect.
I recently wrote and article over at
about how to deal with the varied, and often-changing emotions when coming back from maternity leave. Here’s one tip:
To read the entire article, check out Health eCareers