Doomed if I do and doomed if I don’t? Now armed with all the information, I went to see the occupational doctor for the third and last time (day 7). She filled in the forms needed for my resignation. I was able to see my psychiatrist in December (day 8) to obtain a letter from … Continue reading The (Never) Ending Circus III – Are there any benefits yet?
The way I’ve traveled with the circus. And was it amusing? When being kicked of benefits on the 18th of October, I was told to appeal that decision (day 1 at the union). I needed to come back in November to speak with the legal assistant who would assemble my file. I needed to call … Continue reading The (Never) Ending Circus II – Mental Health, Money and Legal Insecurity.
It’s been a long while since I’ve written some sort of a life update. Maybe you remember that my benefits were revoked and that I was advised to appeal that decision legally. My psychiatrist didn’t approve of that proposal but at the same time I wasn’t allowed to work again. On one side there … Continue reading The (Never) Ending Circus – How to go to the union? A practical guide.
I have to cope with depression and burnout. This is easier said than done. If you’re thinking that coming to terms with how my life and non-existent feelings played out and to worry about the future is enough, you’re wrong. There are other things coming right at me because I'm in this predicament. Next to dealing with … Continue reading Am I resilient enough?